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PHP PHP Arrays and Control Structures PHP Conditionals Operators

why the following code not working if(($username) and ($role!='admin')){....}

it says that the code is not checking whether $role is not equal to 'admin'

index.php
<?php
$username = 'sketchings';
//Available roles: author, editor, admin
$role = 'editor';

//add conditional statement
echo "You do not have access to this page. Please contact your administratior.";
Algirdas Lalys
Algirdas Lalys
9,389 Points

Yes indeed it seems you haven't started this task. the task ask you to add if statement which checks for "admin". Without changing the variables, create a SINGLE conditional statement around the echo command that checks: That a $username is set. The users $role is NOT admin

2 Answers

Kevin Nasky
Kevin Nasky
3,612 Points

This works for me!

<?php
$username = 'sketchings';
//Available roles: author, editor, admin
$role = 'editor';

//add conditional statement

if (isset($username) && $role != 'admin') {
    echo "You do not have access to this page. Please contact your administratior.";
}
?>

<?php $username = 'sketchings'; //Available roles: author, editor, admin $role = 'editor';

//add conditional statement if (isset($username) && $role != 'admin') { echo "You do not have access to this page. Please contact your administrator."; } ?>