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cannot import xml with the api, when have not "import" user right, but "importupload"
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User with the user right "importupload" but without "import" cannot import xml with the api.

prop=info gives:
Action 'import' is not allowed for the current user

importupload gives:
code=cantimport, info=You don't have permission to import pages

Special:Import allows import of xml without "import".


Version: 1.18.x
Severity: minor



Event Timeline

bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Medium.Nov 21 2014, 11:34 PM
bzimport set Reference to bz28263.
		if( !$wgUser->isAllowedAny( 'import', 'importupload' ) ) {
			return $wgOut->permissionRequired( 'import' );

import allows user to import one page per time from another wiki ("transwiki"). 1.5+

importupload allows user to import several pages per time from XML files. This right was called 'importraw' in and before version 1.5. 1.5+