action=userrights: give error when user is not allowed to change userrights
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At the moment the action=userrights modules makes nothing, when the user is not allow to change any userrights or one of the specified userrights. It is better to get a api error in this case.


You can call UserrightsPage::userCanChangeRights to check if the user can change any userrights.

Version: 1.20.x
Severity: normal


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Anomie moved this task from Unsorted to Needs Code on the MediaWiki-API board.Feb 20 2015, 4:51 PM