[wp-hackers] get total of posts NOT in selected categories
ashishsainiashfame at gmail.com
Wed Oct 20 15:51:03 UTC 2010
Codex says - The get_var function returns a single variable from the
database. Though only one variable is returned, the entire result of the
query is cached for later use.
So what is not being cached?
Thanks & Regards
Ashish Saini aka Ashfame
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On Wed, Oct 20, 2010 at 7:59 PM, Andrew Nacin <wp at andrewnacin.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 20, 2010 at 10:23 AM, John Blackbourn
> <johnbillion+wp at gmail.com <johnbillion%2Bwp at gmail.com><
> johnbillion%2Bwp at gmail.com <johnbillion%252Bwp at gmail.com>>
> > wrote:
> > On Wed, Oct 20, 2010 at 1:26 PM, Rich ZenMaster <richzenmaster at gmail.com
> > wrote:
> > > Actually I don't need the list of posts. Just the post count.
> > If you fetch the posts using get_posts() as Andrew suggested you can
> > then count() them to get the total. The added bonus will be that the
> > posts are added to WordPress' object cache.
> Especially important if you then need to display these posts.
> If you use WP_Query directly, you can use $my_query->post_count.
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