Source View: retrieve_password_key

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2269      /**
2270       * Fires when a password reset key is generated.
2271       *
2272       * @since 2.5.0
2273       *
2274       * @param string $user_login The username for the user.
2275       * @param string $key        The generated password reset key.
2276       */
2277      do_action( 'retrieve_password_key', $user->user_login, $key );
2278
2279      // Now insert the key, hashed, into the DB.
2280      if ( empty( $wp_hasher ) ) {
2281           require_once ABSPATH . WPINC . '/class-phpass.php';
2282           $wp_hasher = new PasswordHash( 8, true );
2283      }
2284      $hashed    = time() . ':' . $wp_hasher->HashPassword( $key );
2285      $key_saved = $wpdb->update( $wpdb->users, array( 'user_activation_key' => $hashed ), array( 'user_login' => $user->user_login ) );
2286      if ( false === $key_saved ) {