WP_REST_Posts_Controller::check_delete_permission( WP_Post $post )

Checks if a post can be deleted.

Parameters Parameters


(WP_Post) (Required) Post object.

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Return Return

(bool) Whether the post can be deleted.

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Source Source

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

	protected function check_delete_permission( $post ) {
		$post_type = get_post_type_object( $post->post_type );

		if ( ! $this->check_is_post_type_allowed( $post_type ) ) {
			return false;

		return current_user_can( 'delete_post', $post->ID );

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Version Description
4.7.0 Introduced.

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