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Opened 10 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

#8114 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Contributors cannot add new categories

Reported by: mrmist Owned by:
Milestone: 2.7 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 2.7
Component: General Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


Contributors have a link to add a new category within the Add New Post screen.

However, they are not allowed to create new categories, so recieve a red "You do not have permission to do that." response box.

It'd be better not to show the Add New Category bit in the first place.

Change History (1)

#1 @ryan
10 years ago

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

(In [9574]) Don't show category adder to users without manage_categories cap. fixes #8114

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