[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #54775: Allow int/float for esc_ functions

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Tue Mar 1 14:09:59 UTC 2022

#54775: Allow int/float for esc_ functions
 Reporter:  malthert     |       Owner:  (none)
     Type:  enhancement  |      Status:  new
 Priority:  normal       |   Milestone:  Awaiting Review
Component:  Security     |     Version:
 Severity:  normal       |  Resolution:
 Keywords:  close        |     Focuses:  coding-standards

Comment (by chesio):

 > The type is not unknown, the type is int/float. In fact esc_html will
 convert those to string anyway.

 If you know that something is int/float, why would you want to pass it
 through `esc_html`? Escaping int/float values does not make any sense.

Ticket URL: <https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/54775#comment:4>
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