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Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

Last modified 9 years ago

#21288 closed enhancement (fixed)

Add meta cap for publish_post

Reported by: gcorne Owned by: ryan
Milestone: 3.5 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Role/Capability Keywords: has-patch
Focuses: Cc:


While throughout the core codebase meta_caps for read_post, edit_post, and delete_post are used, there isn't a meta_cap for publish_post. For completeness, there should also be a meta_cap for create_post. Having more granular capabilities is important for developers that are trying to use WordPress for larger, more complex installations or as more of an application development framework.

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21288.diff (552 bytes) - added by nacin 9 years ago.
I guess this is the crux of it.

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Change History (11)

#1 @scribu
9 years ago

  • Summary changed from Add meta caps for publish_post and perhaps create_post to Add meta cap for publish_post

For create_post: #16714

#2 @nacin
9 years ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to 3.5

We should definitely have a cap for publish_post.

#3 @greenshady
9 years ago

  • Cc justin@… added

#4 @bpetty
9 years ago

  • Keywords needs-patch added

#5 @technosailor
9 years ago

There isn't edit_post, et all, but there is edit_posts. There is also publish_posts. Was this ticket fixed and not closed?

#6 @technosailor
9 years ago

meta_cap... Ignore me.

9 years ago

I guess this is the crux of it.

#7 @nacin
9 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch added; needs-patch removed

#8 @ryan
9 years ago

Looks good.

#9 @ryan
9 years ago

  • Owner set to ryan
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

In [22056]:

Add publish_post meta cap. Props nacin. fixes #21288

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