Description

Determines whether an authenticated user belongs to any role in a list of roles.

Returns

True, if the authenticated user, belongs to any Role in the list; False, otherwise.

Category

IsUserInAnyRole(role_list)

See also

cflogincfloginusercflogoutGetAuthUserGetUserRolesIsUserInRoleIsUserLoggedInSecuring Applications in the Developing ColdFusion Applications

History

ColdFusion 8: Added this function.

Parameters

Parameter

Description

role_list

A comma-delimited list of one or more roles to be tested.

Example

<cfif IsUserInAnyRole(allRoles) > 
<cfoutput>Authenticated user is in these roles: #GetUserRoles()#</cfoutput> 
<cfelseif > 
<cfoutput>Authenticated user is in no roles</cfoutput> 
</cfif>

Note:

From ColdFusion 11 onwards, this function is not applicable when a user is logged in using Admin API. 

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