Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people, just like you, are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
Solved

wordpress where to find category insert queries

Posted on 2008-06-14
6
328 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
hello,
simple question:
in which wordpress file, there are mysql query, which is inserting new category through admin panel. I examined whole code and didnt found that thing. Let me know, thanks!
0
Comment
Question by:springfresh
  • 2
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:nanharbison
ID: 21786512
the name of the table in the database that stores categories is called:
terms
here is the insert statement:
$wpdb->query("INSERT INTO $wpdb->terms (name, slug, term_group) VALUES ('$cat_name', '$cat_slug', '0')");
(line 66 on my computer)
I found this insert statement in a file in the includes folder called upgrade.php. There is a file in this folder called category.php, but the functions there all prepare the data to display it in the blog
0
 

Author Comment

by:springfresh
ID: 21787783
strange thing. But i commented this line. And new category insertion still works through admin panel :\
0
 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:nanharbison
ID: 21789477
hhhmm, the same query is on line 569 and 642. these two are the same query but get called depending on the version of the database you are using. I don't know what you are using, so comment out both of them.
0
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
dosth earned 500 total points
ID: 21855931
it will be in wp-includes\wp-db.php

line 325 -

function insert($table, $data) {

this will be a generic function called from

wp-includes\taxonomy.php line 1163

function wp_insert_term( $term, $taxonomy, $args = array() ) {
0
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:dosth
ID: 21890145
did you get a chance to check it ?
0

Featured Post

Announcing the Most Valuable Experts of 2016

MVEs are more concerned with the satisfaction of those they help than with the considerable points they can earn. They are the types of people you feel privileged to call colleagues. Join us in honoring this amazing group of Experts.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

An earlier version of this article was originally posted on my personal blog at: ​http://www.brianjmatis.com/2014/07/07/enabling-nextprevious-post-links-in-wordpress/ Introduction In most blogs, a fairly common navigational element is to have li…
These days socially coordinated efforts have turned into a critical requirement for enterprises.
The purpose of this video is to demonstrate how to exclude a particular blog category from the main blog page. This is can be used when a category already has its own tab, or you simply want certain types of posts not to show up on the main blog. …
The viewer will learn how to look for a specific file type in a local or remote server directory using PHP.

860 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question