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update_plugins_(hostname) filter-hook . WP 5.8.0

Filters the update response for a given plugin hostname.

The dynamic portion of the hook name, $hostname, refers to the hostname of the URI specified in the Update URI header field.


add_filter( 'update_plugins_(hostname)', 'filter_function_name_1124', 10, 4 );
function filter_function_name_1124( $update, $plugin_data, $plugin_file, $locales ){
	// filter...

	return $update;

The plugin update data with the latest details.

Default: false

  • id(string)
    Optional. ID of the plugin for update purposes, should be a URI specified in the Update URI header field.

  • slug(string)
    Slug of the plugin.

  • version(string)
    The version of the plugin.

  • url(string)
    The URL for details of the plugin.

  • package(string)
    Optional. The update ZIP for the plugin.

  • tested(string)
    Optional. The version of WordPress the plugin is tested against.

  • requires_php(string)
    Optional. The version of PHP which the plugin requires.

  • autoupdate(true|false)
    Optional. Whether the plugin should automatically update.

  • icons(array)
    Optional. Array of plugin icons.

  • banners(array)
    Optional. Array of plugin banners.

  • banners_rtl(array)
    Optional. Array of plugin RTL banners.

  • translations(array)
    Optional. List of translation updates for the plugin.

    • language(string)
      The language the translation update is for.

    • version(string)
      The version of the plugin this translation is for. This is not the version of the language file.

    • updated(string)
      The update timestamp of the translation file. Should be a date in the YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS format.

    • package(string)
      The ZIP location containing the translation update.

    • autoupdate(string)
      Whether the translation should be automatically installed.
Plugin headers.
Plugin filename.
Installed locales to look translations for.


Since 5.8.0 Introduced.

Where the hook is called

wp-includes/update.php 477
$update = apply_filters( "update_plugins_{$hostname}", false, $plugin_data, $plugin_file, $locales );

Where in WP core the hook is used WordPress

Usage not found.