Available from version 1.29.0 (Gerrit change 324968)
This will allow for checking passwords against the wiki's password

policy from the account creation and password change forms.

Define function:
public static function onApiValidatePassword( &$r ) { ... }
Attach hook: In extension.json:
	"Hooks": {
		"ApiValidatePassword": "MyExtensionHooks::onApiValidatePassword"
Called from: File(s): api/ApiValidatePassword.php
Interface: ApiValidatePasswordHook.php

For more information about attaching hooks, see Manual:Hooks .
For examples of extensions using this hook, see Category:ApiValidatePassword extensions.


  • &$r: Result array.