First half of escaping for LIKE special characters % and _ before preparing for MySQLMySQLMySQL is a relational database management system. A database is a structured collection of data where content, configuration and other options are stored. https://www.mysql.com/..
Use this only before wpdb::prepare() or esc_sql(). Reversing the order is very bad for security.
Copied from coreCoreCore is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. “wp-includes/wp-db.php”. Avoids dependency on WP 4.4 wpdb.
extra or deleted slashes.
or real_escape next.
Internal APIAPIAn API or Application Programming Interface is a software intermediary that allows programs to interact with each other and share data in limited, clearly defined ways. documentation is generated from the WP-CLIWP-CLIWP-CLI is the Command Line Interface for WordPress, used to do administrative and development tasks in a programmatic way. The project page is http://wp-cli.org/https://make.wordpress.org/cli/ codebase on every release. To suggest improvements, please submit a pull request.
WP_CLI\Utils\http_request() – Make a HTTPHTTPHTTP is an acronym for Hyper Text Transfer Protocol. HTTP is the underlying protocol used by the World Wide Web and this protocol defines how messages are formatted and transmitted, and what actions Web servers and browsers should take in response to various commands. request to a remote URLURLA specific web address of a website or web page on the Internet, such as a website’s URL www.wordpress.org.
WP_CLI\Utils\proc_open_compat() – Windows compatible `proc_open()`. Works around bug in PHPPHPPHP (recursive acronym for PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor) is a widely-used open source general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for web development and can be embedded into HTML. http://php.net/manual/en/intro-whatis.php., and also deals with *nix-like `ENV_VAR=blah cmd` environment variable prefixes.