THE NAME IS “JACO”: WordPress 5.2 released


Version 5.2 of WordPress, named “Jaco” in honor of renowned and revolutionary jazz bassist Jaco Pastorius, is available for download or update in your WordPress dashboard.

New features in this update make it easier than ever to fix your site if something goes wrong.

There are even more robust tools for identifying and fixing configuration issues and fatal errors. Whether you are a developer helping clients or you manage your site solo, these tools can help get you the right information when you need it, WordPress stated in the official release.

This release was led by Matt MullenwegJosepha Haden Chomphosy, and Gary Pendergast. They were graciously supported by 327 generous volunteer contributors. Load a Jaco Pastorius playlist on your favorite music service and check out some of their profiles:

aandrewdixonAaron D. CampbellAaron JorbinAdam SilversteinAdam SoucieAdil ÖztaşerAjit BohraAlain SchlesseraldavigdisAlex DenningAlex KirkAlex MillsAlex ShielsAlexisAlexis LloydallancoleAllen SnookAndréAndrésandraganescuAndrea FerciaAndrea MiddletonAndrei LupuAndrew DuthieAndrew NacinAndrew OzzAndrey “Rarst” SavchenkoAndy FragenAndy MeerwaldtAniket PatelAnton TimmermansAnton VanyukovAntonio VillegasantonypuckeyAristeides StathopoulosAslam ShekhaxaakBego Mario GardeBen DunkleBen Ritner – Kadence ThemesBenjamin IntalBill EricksonBirgir ErlendssonBodo (Hugo) BarwichbongerBoone GorgesBradley TaylorBrandon KraftBrent SwisherbulletdigitalBurhan NasirCathi BoscoChetan PrajapatiChiara MagnaniChoubyChris Van PattenD.S. WebsterDamon CookDaniel BachhuberDaniel JamesDaniel LlewellynDaniel RichardsDaniele ScasciafratteDarren Ethier (nerrad)Dave WhitleyDaveFXdavetgreenDavid BinovecDavid BinovecDavid HerreraDavid RoddickDavid SmithdavidbDavide ‘Folletto’ CasalidekervitDenis de BernardyDennis SnellDerek HermanDerrick HammerdesignsimplyDhanukanuwanDharmesh PatelDianediegoreymendezDilip BhedaDimaDion HulseDixita DusaraDmitry MayorovDominik SchillingDrew JaynesdsiffordElla van DurpeetoledomfabiankaegyFaisal AlviFarhad SakhaeiFelix ArntzFranklin TseFuegasGarrett HyderGary JonesGennady KovsheninGrzegorz (Greg) ZiółkowskiGuido ScialfaGutenDev ✍㊙Hannah MalcolmHardik AmiparaHardik ThakkarHendrik LuehrsenHenryHenry WrightHooverIan BelangerIan Dunnice9jsIgor ZinovyevimathIxiumJ.D. GrimesjakeparisJamesjanak KaneriyaJarred KennedyJavier VillanuevaJay UpadhyayJaydip RamiJayman PandyajdeeburkeJean-Baptiste AudrasJeff PaulJeffrey de WitJennyJeremy FeltJeremy GreenJeremy Hervejitendrabanjara1991JJJJoe DolsonJoe McGillJoen AsmussenJohan FalkJohanna de VosJohn BlackbournJonathan DesrosiersJonathandejongJonny HarrisjonnybojanglesJoost de ValkjordesignJorge BernalJorge CostaJory HogeveenJose CastanedajosephwaJosh FeckJoshuaWoldJoyjploJR TashjianjrfJuhi PateljuliarrrK. Adam WhiteKamataRyoKarine DoKatyatinaKelin ChauhanKelly DwanKhokan Sardarkillua99KiteKjell ReigstadKnut SparhellKoji KunoKonstantin ObenlandKonstantinos XenosKʜᴀɴ (ಠ_ಠ)laurelfulfordlkraavLuke CarbisLuke GedeonLuke PettwayMaedah BatoolMaja BenkeMalaeManzoor WaniMarcinMarcin PietrzakMarco PeraltamarcofernandesMarcus KazmierczakmarekhrabeMarius JensenMariyan BelchevMark UrainemarkcallenMarkus EchterhoffMarty HelmickmarybaummattnyeusmdwolinskiMeet MakadiaMel ChoycemheikkilaMicah WoodmichelleweberMiguel FonsecaMiguel TorresMikael KorpelaMike AuteriMike Schinkel [WPLib Box project lead]Mike SchroderMike SelanderMikeNGarrettMilan DinićmirkaMobin GhasempoorMohadese GhasemiMohammed SaimonMorten Rand-HendriksenMorteza GeransayehMuhammad MuhsinMukesh PanchalMustafa UysalmzorzNahid F. MohitNaoki OhashiNate AllenNed ZimmermanNeokazis CharalamposNick CernisNick DiegoNick HalseyNidhi JainNiels LangenielsdeblaauwNikolay NikolovNilambar SharmaninionotnownikkipandeliszparagoninitiativeenterprisesPascal BirchlerPaul BearnePaul BironPedro MendonçaPeter BookerPeter Wilsonpfiledpilou69Pranali PatelPratik K. YadavPresskopppsealockRachel CherryRahmonRamananRami YushuvaevRamiz MankedramonopolyRiad BenguellaRinat KhazievRobert AndersonRudy SusantoRyan BorenRyan WelcherSaeed FardSal FerrarelloSamaneh MirrajabiSami KeijonenSamuel ElhSantiago GarzaSara Copesaracupsarah semarkSebastian PisulaSekineh EbrahimzadehSergey BiryukovSergioEstevaosgastardsharifkiberushazdehShital Marakanasky_76Soren WredeStephen EdgarSteven WordSubrata SarkarSudar MuthuSudhir Yadavszepe.viktorTakayuki MiyauchiTammie ListerThemonicthomstarkThorsten FrommenThrijith ThankachanTim HedgefieldTim WrightTimothy JacobstimphtmatsuurtmdesignedtmdesignedTobias ZimpelTomHarriganTor-Bjorn FjellnerToro_Unit (Hiroshi Urabe)torres126Torsten LandsiedelTowhidul IslamTracy LevesqueUmang BhanvadiaVaishali PanchalWebFactoryWeston RuterWilliam ‘Bahia’ BayWilliam EarnhardtwilliampattonWillscrltWolly aka Paolo Valentiwrwrwr0Yoav FarhiYui, and zebulan.

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