2013-08-05 12:07 pm EST
Sorry for the problem and we also appreciate your reply stating the problem. Unfortunately, error reporting is handled differently by different organizations. WordPress is basically free, where as most anything you get from Adobe requires payment. A lot of professionals in the industry utilize Adobe software, and they've also been around for a very long time, so they probably have a better system for handling this type of thing. As a hosting company we are not part of the programming team for Wordpress but we do try to support them as much as we can.
If you are interested in making the WordPress interface better for things like this type error, feel free to go to their WordPress UI forum on the main WordPress.org website. They welcome your comments there and they are the ones who can make the changes.
One last note - you mentioned working in WordPress 3.4. Hopefully you have not been hit by a hack, but you are definitely at risk if you continue to not update your WordPress version and your theme. WordPress has stated that there are security issues with that version, so NOT taking action may result in your site possibly being hacked. Update your Wordpress version from the admin dashboard when you can, please.
I hope helps to clear up the issue. Please let us know if you require any further assistance.
Thanks, Arnel. I'm just always frustrated by unintuitive design of all kinds, especially when it seems
avoidable. As for upgrading to WP 3.6, I'm terrified of doing anything that would jeopardize my current design, which is a modified child theme. Can you assure me that I wouldn't be putting all that work at risk by clicking "Update Now"? (BTW, it's philipheckmanwriter.com)
I cannot assure you that upgrading Wordpress
will not cause problems, but as long as you backup your files
before proceeding you will always be able to revert back.
However, your work is currently
at an elevated risk level if your Wordpress site is not
updated to the latest version.
If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below.