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Opened 8 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

Last modified 8 years ago

#35790 closed enhancement (duplicate)

Replace PHP serialized by json encoded for options storage

Reported by: bastho's profile bastho Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Options, Meta APIs Keywords:
Focuses: javascript, performance Cc:


Serialized objects are tricky to exploit out of PHP, so we often need to convert datas for other languages (mostly JavaScript).

Using json encoding for wp_options and site_options would be a good investment for further usages.

The fist step would be to replace old serialized object and convert them to json or changing maybe_serialized() to detect the current encoding of a string.

Change History (2)

#1 @ocean90
8 years ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed

Hello @bastho, welcome to Trac!

This change was already proposed in #23753 so I'm going to close this ticket as a duplicate.

#2 @bastho
8 years ago

Hi @ocean90 thank you, I could not find the proposal

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