apply_filters( "auth_{$object_type}_meta_{$meta_key}_for_{$object_subtype}", bool $allowed, string $meta_key, int $object_id, int $user_id, string $cap, string[] $caps )

Filters whether the user is allowed to edit a specific meta key of a specific object type and subtype.


The dynamic portions of the hook name, $object_type, $meta_key, and $object_subtype, refer to the metadata object type (comment, post, term or user), the meta key value, and the object subtype respectively.

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$allowed bool
Whether the user can add the object meta. Default false.
$meta_key string
The meta key.
$object_id int
Object ID.
$user_id int
User ID.
$cap string
Capability name.
$caps string[]
Array of the user's capabilities.

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File: wp-includes/capabilities.php. View all references

$allowed = apply_filters( "auth_{$object_type}_meta_{$meta_key}_for_{$object_subtype}", $allowed, $meta_key, $object_id, $user_id, $cap, $caps );

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Version Description
4.9.8 Introduced.

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