Gets and caches the checksums for the given version of WordPress.

Signature

get_core_checksums( $version, $locale )
version
 (string) Version string to query.
locale
 (string) Locale to query.

Return

(boolean|array) False on failure. An array of checksums on success.

Source

function get_core_checksums( $version, $locale ) {
	$url = $http_url = 'http://api.wordpress.org/core/checksums/1.0/?' . http_build_query( compact( 'version', 'locale' ), null, '&' );

	if ( $ssl = wp_http_supports( array( 'ssl' ) ) )
		$url = set_url_scheme( $url, 'https' );

	$options = array(
		'timeout' => ( ( defined('DOING_CRON') && DOING_CRON ) ? 30 : 3 ),
	);

	$response = wp_remote_get( $url, $options );
	if ( $ssl && is_wp_error( $response ) ) {
		trigger_error( __( 'An unexpected error occurred. Something may be wrong with WordPress.org or this server&#8217;s configuration. If you continue to have problems, please try the <a href="https://wordpress.org/support/">support forums</a>.' ) . ' ' . __( '(WordPress could not establish a secure connection to WordPress.org. Please contact your server administrator.)' ), headers_sent() || WP_DEBUG ? E_USER_WARNING : E_USER_NOTICE );
		$response = wp_remote_get( $http_url, $options );
	}

	if ( is_wp_error( $response ) || 200 != wp_remote_retrieve_response_code( $response ) )
		return false;

	$body = trim( wp_remote_retrieve_body( $response ) );
	$body = json_decode( $body, true );

	if ( ! is_array( $body ) || ! isset( $body['checksums'] ) || ! is_array( $body['checksums'] ) )
		return false;

	return $body['checksums'];
}
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