WordPress development environment

WordPress development environment

Author: WordPress.org

Date: November 24, 2021 

Category: Make WordPress Core

As a community, we need unified documentation on setting up a WordPress development environment. The current problem is that we have several different ways and locations documented, so depending on how a developer may start in WordPress may differ greatly from others.

The ideal scenario is one set of quality documentation that all the handbooks can point to help guide someone new to the project in setting up a development environment.

A few new wrinkles as this is not just a documentation issue.

There has been a fair amount of effort going towards making wp-env that standard. The benefit is

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