[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #23837: Twenty Ten: Fatal error in loop.php

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#23837: Twenty Ten: Fatal error in loop.php
 Reporter:  keoshi         |       Owner:
     Type:  defect (bug)   |      Status:  new
 Priority:  normal         |   Milestone:  3.6
Component:  Bundled Theme  |     Version:
 Severity:  major          |  Resolution:
 Keywords:                 |

Comment (by lancewillett):

 Replying to [comment:6 SergeyBiryukov]:
 > Replying to [comment:5 lancewillett]:
 > > Oh, wait -- "Restore WP_Error return to get_term_link()" in r17437. :|
 > Seems like Twenty Ten should either use `get_category_link()`, which
 still returns an empty string on error (but only accepts category ID or
 object), or add `is_wp_error()` check.

 > Template tags should never return WP_Error - I think that should be a
 > That seems prudent. WordPress themes are popular partly because of
 simplicity. Handling error objects isn't simple.

 Via https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/16521#comment:4

 I tend to agree with that ^. So maybe switching to {{{get_category_link}}}
 is the way to go.

Ticket URL: <http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/23837#comment:7>
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