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Implemented "Pluggable" functions

Discussion in 'Closed Suggestions' started by Jafo, Aug 2, 2010.

  1. Jafo

    Jafo Active Member

    The ability to replace functions. Take for example a function in the Wordpress pluggable.php file:

    if ( !function_exists('wp_get_current_user') ) :
    /**
    * Retrieve the current user object.
    *
    * @since 2.0.3
    *
    * @return WP_User Current user WP_User object
    */
    function wp_get_current_user() {
    global $current_user;

    get_currentuserinfo();

    return $current_user;
    }
    endif;

    This really helps when doing integrations or bridges to other platforms. Of course not every function is in there, but many of the key ones are. I cannot think of how many times I wanted to replace for example. the fetch_template() function in VB lol..
     

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