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WordPress Code Review

Generate Quality Assurance tests for public WordPress plugins and store them as static HTML pages.

Install procedure

Install the required packages (LAMP stack & PHPMyAdmin)

sudo apt-get install -y apache2 mysql-server php7.4 php-sqlite3 curl phpmyadmin chromium-browser wpcloc pngquant subversion

Store the phpmyadmin password in “./app/config/config.ini”/

Install chrome and chromedriver

sudo apt-get install unzip && a=$(uname -m) && rm -r /tmp/chromedriver/
mkdir /tmp/chromedriver/ &&
wget -O /tmp/chromedriver/LATEST_RELEASE &&
if [ $a == i686 ]; then b=32; elif [ $a == x86_64 ]; then b=64; fi &&
latest=$(cat /tmp/chromedriver/LATEST_RELEASE) &&
wget -O /tmp/chromedriver/ ''$latest'/chromedriver_linux'$b'.zip' &&
sudo unzip /tmp/chromedriver/ chromedriver -d /usr/local/bin/

Store your user and group by running the following commands as yourself (not root) from inside the project folder (same level as run.php)
sed -i -E "s/busers*=s*.*$/user = "$(whoami)"/" "./app/config/config.ini"
sed -i -E "s/bgroups*=s*.*$/group = "$(id -g -n)"/" "./app/config/config.ini"
Run the installer as root
sudo php -f run.php install
You can now use wp commands which support chaining (wp first && wp second)

Common commands


  • Remove all plugins: wp plugin purge
  • Install a plugin: wp plugin install {plugin-slug}
  • Uninstall a plugin: wp plugin uninstall {plugin-slug}
  • Activate a plugin: wp plugin activate {plugin-slug}
  • Deactivate a plugin: wp plugin deactivate {plugin-slug}


  • Run test suites on a plugin: wp test run {plugin-slug}
  • Render all assets and listings: wp render
  • Purge all references: wp render run purge


  • Test newly added plugins: wp batch new [{limit}]
  • Test updated plugins: wp batch updates [{limit}]
  • Re-test local plugins: wp batch local [{limit}]