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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-48565

Preventing the reading of comments

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 2.7.2
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Blocks, Comments
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    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_27_STABLE

      Description

      I added a block for comments where I want my students to post, but not read. It's just a method of messaging me if they need to request a document. I limited permissions on reading comments to just teachers and managers (removing authenticated users, guests, and students). They can still see their comments and other user comments.

      The permissions I revoked were under Front Page permissions and I filtered by comments. To ensure I was revoking the correct one, I revoked "post comments" (located right above "read comments") to authenticated users, guests, and students, and the ability to post was removed. So it is the correct category (Capability Course).

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            Assignee:
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            Reporter:
            dmwilliams Daniel Williams
            Participants:
            Component watchers:
            Adrian Greeve, Jake Dallimore, Mathew May, Mihail Geshoski, Peter Dias, Amaia Anabitarte, Carlos Escobedo, Ferran Recio, Sara Arjona (@sarjona)
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