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WP_REST_Comments_Controller::check_edit_permission( object $comment )

Checks if a comment can be edited or deleted.

Description

Parameters

$comment

(object) (Required) Comment object.

Return

(bool) Whether the comment can be edited or deleted.

Source

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

protected function check_edit_permission( $comment ) {
		if ( 0 === (int) get_current_user_id() ) {
			return false;
		}

		if ( ! current_user_can( 'moderate_comments' ) ) {
			return false;
		}

		return current_user_can( 'edit_comment', $comment->comment_ID );
	}

Changelog

Version Description
4.7.0 Introduced.

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https://developer.wordpress.org/reference/classes/wp_rest_comments_controller/check_edit_permission