This pluggable function has been deprecated. That means it has been replaced by a new function or is no longer supported, and may be removed from future versions. All code that uses this function should be converted to use its replacement if one exists. See also
Use get_user_by( 'login', $user_login ) instead.
This function can be replaced via plugins. If plugins do not redefine these functions, then this will be used instead.
Retrieve user info by login name.
<?php get_userdatabylogin( $user_login ) ?>
- (string) (required) User's username
- Default: None
- False on failure. User DB row object on success.
- This function can be replaced via plugins. If plugins do not redefine these functions, then this will be used instead.
Since: 0.71. Deprecated since: 3.3.
get_userdatabylogin() is located in
get_user_by(), get_currentuserinfo(), get_userdata()