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WP_Media_List_Table::column_author() WP 4.3.0

Handles the author column output.

This is a method of the class: WP_Media_List_Table

No Hooks.

Return

Null. Nothing.

Usage

$WP_Media_List_Table = new WP_Media_List_Table();
$var = $WP_Media_List_Table->column_author( $post );
$post(WP_Post) (required)
The current WP_Post object.

Changelog

Since 4.3.0 Introduced.

Code of WP Media List Table::column author: wp-admin/includes/class-wp-media-list-table.php WP 5.2.2

<?php
public function column_author( $post ) {
	printf(
		'<a href="%s">%s</a>',
		esc_url( add_query_arg( array( 'author' => get_the_author_meta( 'ID' ) ), 'upload.php' ) ),
		get_the_author()
	);
}