WP_Http_Streams::test( array $args = array() ): bool

Determines whether this class can be used for retrieving a URL.

Parameters

$argsarrayoptional
Array of request arguments.

Default:array()

Return

bool False means this class can not be used, true means it can.

Source

public static function test( $args = array() ) {
	if ( ! function_exists( 'stream_socket_client' ) ) {
		return false;
	}

	$is_ssl = isset( $args['ssl'] ) && $args['ssl'];

	if ( $is_ssl ) {
		if ( ! extension_loaded( 'openssl' ) ) {
			return false;
		}
		if ( ! function_exists( 'openssl_x509_parse' ) ) {
			return false;
		}
	}

	/**
	 * Filters whether streams can be used as a transport for retrieving a URL.
	 *
	 * @since 2.7.0
	 *
	 * @param bool  $use_class Whether the class can be used. Default true.
	 * @param array $args      Request arguments.
	 */
	return apply_filters( 'use_streams_transport', true, $args );
}

Hooks

apply_filters( ‘use_streams_transport’, bool $use_class, array $args )

Filters whether streams can be used as a transport for retrieving a URL.

Changelog

VersionDescription
3.7.0Combined with the fsockopen transport and switched to stream_socket_client().
2.7.0Introduced.

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