bbp_get_topic_author

Deprecated.

Description

(string) bbp_get_topic_author( (int) $topic_id = 0 ); 

Use bbp_get_topic_author_display_name() instead.

Return the author of the topic

Returns (string)

Author of topic

Parameters (1)

0. $topic_id — Optional. (int)
Topic id

Usage

  1. if ( !function_exists( 'bbp_get_topic_author' ) ) { 
  2. require_once ABSPATH . PLUGINDIR . 'bbpress/includes/topics/template.php'; 
  3.  
  4. // Optional. Topic id 
  5. $topic_id = -1; 
  6.  
  7. // NOTICE! Understand what this does before running. 
  8. $result = bbp_get_topic_author($topic_id); 
  9.  

Defined (1)

The function is defined in the following location(s).

/includes/topics/template.php  
  1. function bbp_get_topic_author( $topic_id = 0 ) { 
  2. $topic_id = bbp_get_topic_id( $topic_id ); 
  3.  
  4. if ( !bbp_is_topic_anonymous( $topic_id ) ) { 
  5. $author = get_the_author_meta( 'display_name', bbp_get_topic_author_id( $topic_id ) ); 
  6. } else { 
  7. $author = get_post_meta( $topic_id, '_bbp_anonymous_name', true ); 
  8.  
  9. return apply_filters( 'bbp_get_topic_author', $author, $topic_id );