[wp-hackers] How to use $wpdb in plugins
guus at inspiration-for-success.com
Tue Jan 7 15:02:40 UTC 2014
I had a similar idea already :).
Sent: Tuesday, January 07, 2014 10:43 PM
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Subject: Re: [wp-hackers] How to use $wpdb in plugins
$db = self::db();
//do stuff with $db
//do stuff with $wpdb
Unless you use it for one call only (self::db()->query() or something), I
don't see much benefit in this method?
On Mon, 6 Jan 2014, at 5:53 PM, Ben May wrote:
> I usually have a base class that all other classes extend, and have a
> self::db() which basically globals $wpdb once and returns it, saves having
> to write global $wpdb; each class.
> On 7 January 2014 01:58, Leo Baiano <ljunior2005 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> What better way to use the global $ wpdb in building a plugin? I'm
>> on a plugin and some methods need to access data in the database tables,
>> including creating, and I was in doubt about the best way, like, do not
>> want to quit repeating global $ wpdb in all methods of my class.
>> How do you do?
>> Leo Baiano
>> Web Developer
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