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PHP PHP Arrays and Control Structures PHP Conditionals Switch Statements

vinayak sapkal
vinayak sapkal
9,802 Points

switch statement

https://teamtreehouse.com/library/php-arrays-and-control-structures/php-conditionals/switch-statements

switch.php
<?php 

switch ($role) {

case 'admin': 
echo "As an admin, you can add, edit, or delete any post.";
break; 

default:
echo "You do not have access to this page. Please contact your administrator.";

}
?> 

1 Answer

Luis Onate
Luis Onate
13,222 Points
<?php

if (!isset($role)) {
    $role = 'subscriber';
}

switch ($role) {
  case "admin":
    echo "As an admin, you can add, edit, or delete any post.";
    break;
  case "editor":
    echo "As an editor, you can add or edit any post, and delete your own posts.";
    break;
  case "author":
    echo "As an author, you can add, edit, or delete your own post.";
    break;
  default:
    echo "You do not have access to this page. Please contact your administrator.";
}
?>

This code passed the challenges for me. It looks like you have the right idea. It may just be a small tweak, like leaving the first if-statement in the code because the system is testing to make sure it's there or something like that.