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I'm customizing user profile page in my Drupal 7 site. I decided to remove menu tabs on the page by modifing template.php file with following code function my_theme_preprocess_page(&$variables){ unset($variables['tabs']); }
Insted of tabs I created block in user-profile.tpl.php and moved links from tabs there `

        <?php print l(t('Edit profile'), "user/{$GLOBALS['user']->uid}/edit"); ?>
    </div>
    <div class="user-profile-subscriptions">
        <?php print l(t('Subscriptions'), "user/{$GLOBALS['user']->uid}/subscriptions");?>
    </div>
</div>`

How can I configure permissions to display this block only whe user is viewing own profile and hide whe viewing profile of other user?

UPD: I assume this may be possible through comparing current user name user->name and user name from URL but I do not know how to extract user name from URL.

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    Get the user id using arg(1) (for any path in the form user/%). – Ben May 21 '15 at 14:16
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You can use

user_access('administer users')

It returns TRUE if user have permission to edit profiles and FALSE otherwise.

  • In my case only administrator has Administer users permission. So it does not work for users with different roles – burzakovskiy May 21 '15 at 8:52
  • Then you can define your own permission and alter the menu callback – Eugene May 21 '15 at 8:53

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