[wp-hackers] congratulations on wp_localize_script

Otto otto at ottodestruct.com
Tue Mar 13 23:26:52 UTC 2012

Oh, never mind. That's about supporting Objects as well, which it
currently doesn't do. Arrays should work fine, I think. Probably have
since the whole thing was switched to using json_encode about 3 months


On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 6:24 PM, Otto <otto at ottodestruct.com> wrote:
> To the best of my knowledge, that hasn't actually been added yet.
> There's some discussion on it though:
> http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/19825
> -Otto
> On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 5:08 PM, Leo germani <leogermani at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I just wanted to congratulate whoever was responsible for the recent
>> changes on wp_localize_script function.
>> This is the kind of improvement few people talk about, and I bet many
>> people are wondering what the hell happened:
>> wp_localize_script used to send all variables as javascript strings. And if
>> you tried to send an array, you would get an string "array" on the
>> javascript side.
>> Now you can pass strings, integers, booleans, arrays, arrays with keys,
>> multi dimensional arrays, etc. and you will get just the same thing on your
>> javascript. This is beautiful.
>> I wanted to let you know I noticed it! And Im very happy with it!
>> Thank you very much
>> Leo,,
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