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|public static||_||Translates an internal Joomla URL to a humanly readible URL.|
- Defined in libraries/joomla/methods.php
jimport( 'joomla.methods' );
- JRoute source code on BitBucket
- Other versions of JRoute
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Suggest the following as a more useful entry: This is largely taken from the API pages.
Translates an internal Joomla URL to a humanly readible URL.
return: translated humanly readible URL. since: 11.1 access: public
The _ (string $url, [boolean $xhtml = true], [integer $ssl = null])
string $url: Absolute or Relative URI to Joomla resource. boolean $xhtml: Replace & with & for XML compilance. integer $ssl: Secure state for the resolved URI. 1: Make URI secure using global secure site URI. 0: Leave URI in the same secure state as it was passed to the function. -1: Make URI unsecure using the global unsecure site URI.
Example - create a human-readable link to the login page without replacing ampersands (&):