[buddypress-trac] [BuddyPress Trac] #5932: Capability for BP_Members_Admin should be "manage_network_users"

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Thu Oct 9 17:05:17 UTC 2014

#5932: Capability for BP_Members_Admin should be "manage_network_users"
 Reporter:  thomaslhotta  |      Owner:
     Type:  enhancement   |     Status:  new
 Priority:  normal        |  Milestone:  Awaiting Review
Component:  Members       |    Version:  2.1
 Severity:  normal        |   Keywords:
 The current capability used in BP_Members_Admin is
 "manage_network_options". It think it would be better to use the
 "manage_network_users" capability. This would allow more granular access
 control to the network admin.

 This would also require to replace

 if ( ! is_super_admin() || empty( $action ) )
 on line 1333 with
 if ( ! current_user_can( $this->capability ) || empty( $action ) ) {

 In my case I use this to allow specific users access to the network user
 management without giving them full access to all network options. I
 currently do this by extending the BP_Members_Admin, what seems rather

Ticket URL: <https://buddypress.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/5932>
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