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Closed 5 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#37263 closed feature request (maybelater)

New capability: write a comment

Reported by: colomet's profile colomet Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Role/Capability Keywords:
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New capability: write a comment

It will be nice if just some roles can write comments in our post. Will make more powerful and flexible (perfect for membership web sites)

Change History (2)

#1 @desrosj
5 years ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to maybelater
  • Status changed from new to closed

Hi @colomet,

Thank you for this request! My apologies that it took so long to receive a response.

I've given it some thought, and I don't think this is something that should be added to WordPress Core. Comment settings control who can comment. If you select "Users must be registered and logged in to comment" then I think it will accomplish what you want. You could create a custom role for commenters, or just use Subscriber.

#2 @desrosj
5 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Role/Capability
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