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3398      /**
3399       * Filter the output of the XHTML generator tag for display.
3400       *
3401       * @since 2.5.0
3402       *
3403       * @param string $generator_type The generator output.
3404       * @param string $type           The type of generator to output. Accepts 'html',
3405       *                               'xhtml', 'atom', 'rss2', 'rdf', 'comment', 'export'.
3406       */
3407      echo apply_filters( 'the_generator', get_the_generator($type), $type ) . "\n";
3408 }
3409
3410 /**
3411  * Creates the generator XML or Comment for RSS, ATOM, etc.
3412  *
3413  * Returns the correct generator type for the requested output format. Allows
3414  * for a plugin to filter generators on an individual basis using the
3415  * 'get_the_generator_{$type}' filter.
3416  *