Akismet Anti-Spam 4.1.2

Does Akismet Anti-Spam work with WordPress 5.2.2 and PHP 7.2.16? A smoke test was performed on .

Summary

Errors
No PHP errors, warnings or notices
No JavaScript exceptions
All test pages loaded successfully
No resource errors
Looks good! No problems were detected.
Performance

Memory usage: 122.58 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: insignificant.
The plugin didn't make the site noticeably slower.

Environment
WordPress version5.2.2
PHP version7.2.16
MySQL version8.0.15
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 5,000,000+
WordPress.org page https://wordpress.org/plugins/akismet/
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Pages 4

Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?plugin_status=all&paged=1&s
Requested URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?action=activate&plugin=akismet%2Fakismet.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=ad7e15f4c6
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.331 s
Memory usage 3.77 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Settings → Akismet Anti-Spam

Page screenshot: Settings → Akismet Anti-Spam
URL /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=akismet-key-config
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.286 s
Memory usage 3.77 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Test site – Just another WordPress site

Page screenshot: Test site – Just another WordPress site
URL /
Aspect front-page
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.215 s
Memory usage 3.34 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Widgets ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Widgets ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/widgets.php
Aspect new-sidebar-widgets
HTTP status 200
Load time 1.084 s
Memory usage 3.73 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.330 s0.275 s-0.055 s3.61 MiB3.74 MiB+ 135.56 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.267 s0.316 s+0.049 s3.64 MiB3.76 MiB+ 129.37 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php1.331 s1.253 s-0.078 s5.28 MiB5.45 MiB+ 180.23 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.583 s0.593 s+0.010 s3.47 MiB3.6 MiB+ 128.99 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.228 s0.169 s-0.059 s3.55 MiB3.59 MiB+ 34.84 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.278 s0.172 s-0.106 s3.45 MiB3.58 MiB+ 128.43 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.188 s0.320 s+0.132 s3.49 MiB3.62 MiB+ 129.31 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page1.329 s1.183 s-0.146 s5.26 MiB5.44 MiB+ 181.44 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.384 s0.448 s+0.064 s3.46 MiB3.58 MiB+ 128.72 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.240 s0.343 s+0.103 s3.56 MiB3.69 MiB+ 133.15 KiB
/0.353 s0.272 s-0.081 s3.31 MiB3.35 MiB+ 38.3 KiB
Average 0.501 s0.486 s-0.015 s3.83 MiB3.95 MiB+ 122.58 KiB

Additions

Things that the plugin adds to the site. This section is not intended to be comprehensive. The test tool only looks for a few specific types of added content.

Options wp_options 1

Sidebar Widgets 1

ID Name
akismet_widgetAkismet Widget

Meta Boxes

{
    "comment": {
        "akismet-status": {
            "title": "Comment History",
            "context": "normal"
        }
    }
}

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide Akismet Anti-Spam Admin Menus and Meta Boxes