[wp-hackers] wp-admin folder and admin-ajax.php

Lox lox.dev at knc.nc
Mon Aug 9 21:27:58 UTC 2010

2010/8/10 Andrew Nacin <wp at andrewnacin.com>:
> On Mon, Aug 9, 2010 at 12:57 PM, Gavin Pearce <Gavin.Pearce at 3seven9.com>wrote:
>> Wondering if there was a reason to do this? The ticket referenced
>> earlier was marked resolved without a resolution to the original
>> problem.
> Aside from the reasons highlighted in the post, I've additionally
> cross-referenced the dev chat from March 25
> http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/12400#comment:29
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I wonder why the front-end ajax was added and then removed:

nacin — 5 months ago

    * status changed from reopened to closed
    * resolution set to fixed

(In [13828]) Remove wp-ajax.php. admin-ajax.php can be used (and is
better for) for front-end/nopriv AJAX requests. fixes #12400

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