[wp-hackers] AJAX in plugins and public pages

Charles K. Clarkson cclarkson at htcomp.net
Sun Feb 22 22:28:32 GMT 2009

Heiko Rabe wrote:

> May be, but the only way getting admin ajax calls running at a WP 2.6 
> based installation is POST, you would loose your backward compatibility!
> Here the only processed $_GET inside WP the 2.6 file:
[snipped code]

There's probably some good reason so feel free to use a strong 2 X 4 to
answer this, but ...:

Why use $_GET and $_POST over $_REQUEST? $_REQUEST is backward 
compatible to 4.1.1 (I think?).


Charles Clarkson
Mobile Home Investor
Free Market Advocate

Stephenville, TX
+1 (254) 968-8328

More information about the wp-hackers mailing list