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Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#12309 closed enhancement (fixed)

Deprecate clean_url() in favor of esc_url() and esc_url_raw()

Reported by: nacin's profile nacin Owned by: nacin's profile nacin
Milestone: 3.0 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Inline Docs Keywords:
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Though eliminating a straight alias doesn't make much of a difference, the less validation and sanitization functions we have, the less confused plugin authors are, which hopefully means they try to write more secure the code.

We should merge clean_url() into esc_url(), giving esc_url() a $_context argument. esc_url_raw() can then call esc_url() with a $_context of 'db'.

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13 years ago

#1 @nacin
13 years ago

(In [13297]) Use esc_url() instead of clean_url(). See #12309

#2 @nacin
13 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
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