[wp-hackers] Protocol Relative URLs and wp_register_script()

Mike Walsh mpwalsh8 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 3 13:54:42 UTC 2014

Over the weekend I received a patch for one of my plugins which changes how
I load a jQuery script from the Microsoft CDN.  The change removes the
"http:" from the URL leaving the remainder, including of the URL including
the "//".  The purpose of this change is to avoid mixcontent warnings when
serving the site over https.

I was a bit leery of making the change as submitted but did some reading
and found this article:


Is there a better way to support this within WordPress or is this solution
generally accepted as the right way to do it?


Mike Walsh - mpwalsh8 at gmail.com

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