[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #49496: filters missing for get_header and get_footer

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Sun Feb 23 13:58:15 UTC 2020

#49496: filters missing for get_header and get_footer
 Reporter:  kevdotbadger  |       Owner:  (none)
     Type:  enhancement   |      Status:  new
 Priority:  normal        |   Milestone:  Awaiting Review
Component:  Themes        |     Version:  trunk
 Severity:  normal        |  Resolution:
 Keywords:  has-patch     |     Focuses:  template
Changes (by kevdotbadger):

 * keywords:   => has-patch


 I've just added a patch which adds the functionality, but could do with
 looking over.

 The get_header() and get_footer() functions seems to work as arrays, and
 uses the first item in the array as the actual file to load. I guess the
 others are fallbacks? So, using the filter will require you to add your
 additional template as the first item (using array_unshift).

 Could possibly rewrite this, and do that inside the actual get_header (or

Ticket URL: <https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/49496#comment:1>
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