WP_REST_Users_Controller::get_items_permissions_check( WP_REST_Request $request )

Permissions check for getting all users.


Parameters Parameters

$request

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


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Return Return

(true|WP_Error) True if the request has read access, otherwise WP_Error object.



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Source Source

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

	public function get_items_permissions_check( $request ) {
		// Check if roles is specified in GET request and if user can list users.
		if ( ! empty( $request['roles'] ) && ! current_user_can( 'list_users' ) ) {
			return new WP_Error(
				'rest_user_cannot_view',
				__( 'Sorry, you are not allowed to filter users by role.' ),
				array( 'status' => rest_authorization_required_code() )
			);
		}

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

		if ( in_array( $request['orderby'], array( 'email', 'registered_date' ), true ) && ! current_user_can( 'list_users' ) ) {
			return new WP_Error(
				'rest_forbidden_orderby',
				__( 'Sorry, you are not allowed to order users by this parameter.' ),
				array( 'status' => rest_authorization_required_code() )
			);
		}

		if ( 'authors' === $request['who'] ) {
			$types = get_post_types( array( 'show_in_rest' => true ), 'objects' );

			foreach ( $types as $type ) {
				if ( post_type_supports( $type->name, 'author' )
					&& current_user_can( $type->cap->edit_posts ) ) {
					return true;
				}
			}

			return new WP_Error(
				'rest_forbidden_who',
				__( 'Sorry, you are not allowed to query users by this parameter.' ),
				array( 'status' => rest_authorization_required_code() )
			);
		}

		return true;
	}

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4.7.0 Introduced.

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