WP_REST_Revisions_Controller::delete_item( WP_REST_Request $request )

Deletes a single revision.


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Parameters Parameters

$request

(WP_REST_Request) (Required) Full details about the request.


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Return Return

(true|WP_Error) True on success, or WP_Error object on failure.


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Source Source

File: wp-includes/rest-api/endpoints/class-wp-rest-revisions-controller.php

	public function delete_item( $request ) {
		$revision = $this->get_revision( $request['id'] );
		if ( is_wp_error( $revision ) ) {
			return $revision;
		}

		$force = isset( $request['force'] ) ? (bool) $request['force'] : false;

		// We don't support trashing for revisions.
		if ( ! $force ) {
			return new WP_Error( 'rest_trash_not_supported', __( 'Revisions do not support trashing. Set force=true to delete.' ), array( 'status' => 501 ) );
		}

		$previous = $this->prepare_item_for_response( $revision, $request );

		$result = wp_delete_post( $request['id'], true );

		/**
		 * Fires after a revision is deleted via the REST API.
		 *
		 * @since 4.7.0
		 *
		 * @param (mixed) $result The revision object (if it was deleted or moved to the trash successfully)
		 *                        or false (failure). If the revision was moved to to the trash, $result represents
		 *                        its new state; if it was deleted, $result represents its state before deletion.
		 * @param WP_REST_Request $request The request sent to the API.
		 */
		do_action( 'rest_delete_revision', $result, $request );

		if ( ! $result ) {
			return new WP_Error( 'rest_cannot_delete', __( 'The post cannot be deleted.' ), array( 'status' => 500 ) );
		}

		$response = new WP_REST_Response();
		$response->set_data( array( 'deleted' => true, 'previous' => $previous->get_data() ) );
		return $response;
	}

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Version Description
4.7.0 Introduced.


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