Since the release of 7.8.0, the following changes have been made:
- WooCommerce Blocks has been updated to 10.4.2, for a list of changes includes, see the release posts for 10.3.0, 10.4.0, and 10.4.2.
- Action Scheduler has been updated to 3.6.1.
For the complete list, view the changelog in the readme for this release.
Upcoming PHP Requirement Change
While 7.9.0 continues to support PHP 7.3, we want to remind you of an announcement we made recently regarding the upcoming change that will require PHP 7.4 beginning with WooCommerce 8.2.0.
If you’re currently using PHP 7.3, this release adds a dismissible notice reminding you of the upcoming change (#38604).
Actions and Filters
This release adds one new action and one new filter.
|Hook allowing extenders to render custom content within the Order details box.|
This allows urgent notices or other important order-related info to be displayed upfront in the order page. Example: display a notice if the order is disputed. [Source]
|Allow developers to change the general pricing message. [Source]|
This release has no database changes.
This release has no template changes.
We’re on track for our planned June 13 release.
|Release Candidate||July 4, 2023|
|Final Release||July 11, 2023|
If you’d like to dive in and help test this new release, our handy WooCommerce Beta Tester plugin allows you to switch between beta versions and release candidates. You can also download the release from WordPress.org.
If you discover any bugs during the testing process, please let us know by logging a report in GitHub.