[wp-hackers] Where Should Plugins Store Files?
wp at andrewnacin.com
Mon Sep 13 04:52:15 UTC 2010
On Sun, Sep 12, 2010 at 11:39 PM, Piyush Mishra <me at piyushmishra.com> wrote:
> If the file isnt of any use out side the plugin, I use the plugin itself
That's a bad idea. Then you lose that file on an upgrade.
You can use wp_mkdir_p($path) to create a folder. (The _p means it attempts
to set permissions.) If fails, it will return a WP_Error object.
As Otto said, use wp_upload_dir() to get the path to the upload directory.
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