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wp_protect_special_option ›

Since2.2.0
Deprecatedn/a
wp_protect_special_option ( $option )
Parameters:
  • (string) $option Option name.
    Required: Yes
Defined at:
Codex:

Protect WordPress special option from being modified.

Will die if $option is in protected list. Protected options are 'alloptions' and 'notoptions' options.



Source

function wp_protect_special_option( $option ) {
	if ( 'alloptions' === $option || 'notoptions' === $option ) {
		wp_die(
			sprintf(
				/* translators: %s: Option name. */
				__( '%s is a protected WP option and may not be modified' ),
				esc_html( $option )
			)
		);
	}
}