WP_REST_Comments_Controller::get_item_permissions_check( WP_REST_Request $request )

Checks if a given request has access to read the comment.


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Parameters Parameters

$request

(WP_REST_Request) (Required) Full details about the request.


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Return Return

(WP_Error|bool) True if the request has read access for the item, error object otherwise.


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Source Source

File: wp-includes/rest-api/endpoints/class-wp-rest-comments-controller.php

	public function get_item_permissions_check( $request ) {
		$id = (int) $request['id'];

		$comment = get_comment( $id );

		if ( ! $comment ) {
			return true;
		}

		if ( ! empty( $request['context'] ) && 'edit' === $request['context'] && ! current_user_can( 'moderate_comments' ) ) {
			return new WP_Error( 'rest_forbidden_context', __( 'Sorry, you are not allowed to edit comments.' ), array( 'status' => rest_authorization_required_code() ) );
		}

		$post = get_post( $comment->comment_post_ID );

		if ( ! $this->check_read_permission( $comment, $request ) ) {
			return new WP_Error( 'rest_cannot_read', __( 'Sorry, you are not allowed to read this comment.' ), array( 'status' => rest_authorization_required_code() ) );
		}

		if ( $post && ! $this->check_read_post_permission( $post, $request ) ) {
			return new WP_Error( 'rest_cannot_read_post', __( 'Sorry, you are not allowed to read the post for this comment.' ), array( 'status' => rest_authorization_required_code() ) );
		}

		return true;
	}

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Version Description
4.7.0 Introduced.


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