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WP_REST_Terms_Controller::create_item_permissions_check() public WP 4.7.0

Checks if a request has access to create a term.

{} It's a method of the class: WP_REST_Terms_Controller{}

No Hooks.

Return

true/false/WP_Error. True if the request has access to create items, false or WP_Error object otherwise.

Usage

$WP_REST_Terms_Controller = new WP_REST_Terms_Controller();
$WP_REST_Terms_Controller->create_item_permissions_check( $request );
$request(WP_REST_Request) (required)
Full details about the request.

Changelog

Since 4.7.0 Introduced.

Code of WP_REST_Terms_Controller::create_item_permissions_check() WP 5.5.2

<?php
public function create_item_permissions_check( $request ) {

	if ( ! $this->check_is_taxonomy_allowed( $this->taxonomy ) ) {
		return false;
	}

	$taxonomy_obj = get_taxonomy( $this->taxonomy );

	if ( ( is_taxonomy_hierarchical( $this->taxonomy )
			&& ! current_user_can( $taxonomy_obj->cap->edit_terms ) )
		|| ( ! is_taxonomy_hierarchical( $this->taxonomy )
			&& ! current_user_can( $taxonomy_obj->cap->assign_terms ) ) ) {
		return new WP_Error(
			'rest_cannot_create',
			__( 'Sorry, you are not allowed to create terms in this taxonomy.' ),
			array( 'status' => rest_authorization_required_code() )
		);
	}

	return true;
}