WordPress just released version 3.1.4. Overall, it’s a solid release but if you’re working with a theme that has support for multiple custom menus, then you may notice a regression with custom menus after you upgrade the application.
I just finished deploying a Rails application onto a subdomain of a site that has WordPress installed on the root domain. Unfortunately, WordPress’ htaccess rules made it a little bit more difficult to launch than expected.
Here’s what I did to get Rails and WordPress to play nicely together: