apply_filters( "auth_post_{$post_type}_meta_{$meta_key}", bool $allowed, string $meta_key, int $post_id, int $user_id, string $cap, array $caps )

Filters whether the user is allowed to add post meta to a post of a given type.

Description Description

The dynamic portions of the hook name, $meta_key and $post_type, refer to the meta key passed to map_meta_cap() and the post type, respectively.

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Parameters Parameters


(bool) Whether the user can add the post meta. Default false.


(string) The meta key.


(int) Post ID.


(int) User ID.


(string) Capability name.


(array) User capabilities.

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/capabilities.php

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Version Description
4.6.0 Introduced.

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