[wp-hackers] shortcode_unautop

Chris McCoy chris at lod.com
Wed Aug 21 19:09:28 UTC 2013


have a look at this.

On 2013-08-21 11:40 AM, "Dobri" <dyordan1 at ramapo.edu> wrote:

>Hey WordPress Hackers,
>I was struggling with shortcode_unautop not working for a while and I
>looked into the function to figure out what's wrong. I've created a paste
>bin with the code in case you don't feel like finding the function
>(http://pastebin.com/VDMdXxj0). My question is: is there a reason some of
>the "*" repetitions also have a "+" directly following? I personally have
>done monsters of regular expressions and never seen the combination
>"[whatever]*+". Am I missing something? Also, when I checked with
>http://regexpal.com/, removing all the extra + signs magically made the
>function work *exactly* as expected. Is this a bug or do I not know regex
>as good as I though I do?
>Also, if there's nothing buggy with the function, what would be the way
>to make sure something like the text in the bin below renders correctly?
>Should I just remove the shorcode_unautop filter and do my own unautop?
>Thanks for any help with this!
>wp-hackers mailing list
>wp-hackers at lists.automattic.com

More information about the wp-hackers mailing list