Support » Plugin: Enhanced Text Widget » Administrators under 3.5.1 multisite not allowed unfiltered_html

  • Hi,

    I run a 3.5.1 multisite install. Only superadmin was not filtered by kses. So the admins on my sub-blogs couldn’t post php code or java script. So, to change that I would have to alter the user role “adminstrator”, right? Turns out, that adding capability “unfiltered_html” doesn’t work. Either I’d have to use a role scaper plugin or elevate the user. That seemed a bit much for this plugin only.

    So I changed the plugin line 113

    if ( current_user_can(‘unfiltered_html’) )


    if ( current_user_can(‘administrator’) )

    and now my sub-blog admins can post as well. Maybe this helps someone. Greets Markus

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  • Plugin Author bostondv


    Interesting discovery, I wasn’t aware multisite handled this differently.

    I’ll think about changing it in the next release though I need to think through whether there’s any security issues allows multisite admins access to add PHP code.


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