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update_(meta_type)_meta action-hook . WP 2.9.0

Fires immediately before updating metadata of a specific type.

The dynamic portion of the hook, $meta_type, refers to the meta object type (comment, post, term, or user).


add_action( 'update_(meta_type)_meta', 'action_function_name_6907', 10, 4 );
function action_function_name_6907( $meta_id, $object_id, $meta_key, $meta_value ){
	// action...
ID of the metadata entry to update.
Object ID.
Meta key.
Meta value.

Where the hook is called

wp-includes/meta.php 234
do_action( "update_{$meta_type}_meta", $meta_id, $object_id, $meta_key, $_meta_value );
wp-includes/meta.php 701
do_action( "update_{$meta_type}_meta", $meta_id, $object_id, $meta_key, $_meta_value );

Where the hook is used (in WP core)

Does not used.