Summery Summery

Callback for wp_kses_normalize_entities() regular expression.

Syntax Syntax

wp_kses_named_entities( array $matches )

Description Description

This function only accepts valid named entity references, which are finite, case-sensitive, and highly scrutinized by HTML and XML validators.

Parameters Parameters


(Required) preg_replace_callback() matches array.

Return Return

(string) Correctly encoded entity.

Source Source

File: wp-includes/kses.php

 * Converts and fixes HTML entities.
 * This function normalizes HTML entities. It will convert `AT&T` to the correct
 * `AT&T`, `:` to `:`, `&#XYZZY;` to `&#XYZZY;` and so on.
 * When `$context` is set to 'xml', HTML entities are converted to their code points.  For
 * example, `AT&T…&#XYZZY;` is converted to `AT&T…&#XYZZY;`.
 * @since 1.0.0
 * @since 5.5.0 Added `$context` parameter.


Changelog Changelog

Version Description
3.0.0 Introduced.


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