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function is not described

find_core_update() WP 1.0

No Hooks.

Return

Object/false.

Usage

find_core_update( $version, $locale );
$version(string) (required)
$locale(string) (required)

Code of find core update: wp-admin/includes/update.php WP 5.2.2

<?php
function find_core_update( $version, $locale ) {
	$from_api = get_site_transient( 'update_core' );

	if ( ! isset( $from_api->updates ) || ! is_array( $from_api->updates ) ) {
		return false;
	}

	$updates = $from_api->updates;
	foreach ( $updates as $update ) {
		if ( $update->current == $version && $update->locale == $locale ) {
			return $update;
		}
	}
	return false;
}