74% commentcava

Code Review | CommentCaVa

WordPress plugin CommentCaVa scored74%from 54 tests.

About plugin

  • Plugin page: commentcava
  • Plugin version: 1.0.1
  • PHP version: 7.4.16
  • WordPress compatibility: 3.0-3.9.1
  • WordPress version: 6.3.1
  • First release: Jul 17, 2013
  • Latest release: Jul 25, 2014
  • Number of updates: 3
  • Update frequency: every 125.7 days
  • Top authors: wortwart (100%)

Code review

54 tests

User reviews

1 review

Install metrics

10+ active /979 total downloads


Plugin footprint 65% from 16 tests

Installer Passed 1 test

🔺 Critical test (weight: 50) | It is important to correctly install your plugin, without throwing errors or notices
Install script ran successfully

Server metrics [RAM: ▼1.94MB] [CPU: ▼49.68ms] Passed 4 tests

Analyzing server-side resources used by CommentCaVa
This plugin has minimal impact on server resources
PageMemory (MB)CPU Time (ms)
Home /2.05 ▼1.424.88 ▼34.36
Dashboard /wp-admin2.07 ▼1.2410.92 ▼38.95
Posts /wp-admin/edit.php2.07 ▼1.295.57 ▼41.09
Add New Post /wp-admin/post-new.php2.07 ▼3.825.87 ▼84.33
Media Library /wp-admin/upload.php2.07 ▼1.165.38 ▼27.61

Server storage [IO: ▲0.01MB] [DB: ▲0.00MB] Passed 3 tests

A short overview of filesystem and database impact
The plugin installed successfully
Filesystem: 3 new files
Database: no new tables, 6 new options
New WordPress options

Browser metrics Passed 4 tests

Checking browser requirements for CommentCaVa
This plugin renders optimally with no browser resource issues detected
PageNodesMemory (MB)Script (ms)Layout (ms)
Home /2,831 ▲7413.62 ▼0.772.54 ▲0.3639.60 ▼11.20
Dashboard /wp-admin2,211 ▲234.84 ▼1.0199.26 ▼15.2439.04 ▼4.33
Posts /wp-admin/edit.php2,091 ▲22.04 ▲0.0536.37 ▼5.1231.60 ▼4.09
Add New Post /wp-admin/post-new.php1,370 ▼14416.69 ▼0.79536.71 ▼157.2744.67 ▼12.79
Media Library /wp-admin/upload.php1,387 ▲24.24 ▲0.06101.02 ▼0.5141.23 ▼1.47

Uninstaller [IO: ▲0.00MB] [DB: ▲0.00MB] 50% from 4 tests

🔸 Tests weight: 35 | Checking the uninstaller removed all traces of the plugin
These items require your attention
  • This plugin cannot be uninstalled
    • > User notice in wp-includes/functions.php+5905
    Function wp_enqueue_script was called incorrectly. Scripts and styles should not be registered or enqueued until the wp_enqueue_scripts, admin_enqueue_scripts, or login_enqueue_scripts hooks. This notice was triggered by the CommentCaVa handle. Please see Debugging in WordPress for more information. (This message was added in version 3.3.0.)
  • Zombie WordPress options were found after uninstall: 6 options
    • db_upgraded
    • can_compress_scripts
    • theysaidso_admin_options
    • widget_recent-comments
    • widget_recent-posts
    • widget_theysaidso_widget

Smoke tests 75% from 4 tests

Server-side errors Passed 1 test

🔹 Test weight: 20 | This is a shallow check for server-side errors
The smoke test was a success, however most plugin functionality was not tested

SRP 50% from 2 tests

🔹 Tests weight: 20 | The single-responsibility principle: PHP files have to remain inert when accessed directly, throwing no errors and performing no actions
Almost there! Just fix the following items
  • 1× GET requests to PHP files trigger server-side errors or Error 500 responses:
    • > PHP Fatal error
      Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function wp_enqueue_script() in wp-content/plugins/commentcava/CommentCaVa.php:25

User-side errors Passed 1 test

🔹 Test weight: 20 | This is just a short smoke test looking for browser issues
No browser issues were found


Plugin configuration 96% from 29 tests

readme.txt Passed 16 tests

Often overlooked, readme.txt is one of the most important files in your plugin
1 plugin tags: comments

commentcava/CommentCaVa.php 92% from 13 tests

"CommentCaVa" version 1.0.1's main PHP file describes plugin functionality and also serves as the entry point to any WordPress functionality
Please take the time to fix the following:
  • Main file name: Please rename the main PHP file in this plugin to the plugin slug ("commentcava.php" instead of "CommentCaVa.php")

Code Analysis Passed 3 tests

File types Passed 1 test

🔸 Test weight: 35 | There should be no dangerous file extensions present in any WordPress plugin
Success! There were no dangerous files found in this plugin123 lines of code in 2 files:
LanguageFilesBlank linesComment linesLines of code

PHP code Passed 2 tests

This is a very shot review of cyclomatic complexity and code structure
Everything seems fine, there were no complexity issues found
Cyclomatic complexity
Average complexity per logical line of code0.00
Average class complexity0.00
▷ Minimum class complexity0.00
▷ Maximum class complexity0.00
Average method complexity0.00
▷ Minimum method complexity0.00
▷ Maximum method complexity0.00
Code structure
▷ Abstract classes00.00%
▷ Concrete classes00.00%
▷ Final classes00.00%
▷ Static methods00.00%
▷ Public methods00.00%
▷ Protected methods00.00%
▷ Private methods00.00%
▷ Named functions00.00%
▷ Anonymous functions00.00%
▷ Global constants00.00%
▷ Class constants00.00%
▷ Public constants00.00%

Plugin size Passed 2 tests

Image compression Passed 2 tests

Often times overlooked, PNG files can occupy unnecessary space in your plugin
There were not PNG files found in your plugin