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How can I rebuild the node access permissions?

drupal node:access:rebuild returns the following error message.

[Symfony\Component\Console\Exception\CommandNotFoundException] There are no commands defined in the "node:access" namespace.

I am using Drupal Console 0.11.3 and Drupal 8.2.0-rc2.

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If you're having issues with Drupal Console, you don't have access to it, or you're not using Drush, you can also do it via the UI.

  • Login as an administrator
  • Visit /admin/reports/status (also located via the menu at Reports->Status report
  • Find the Node access permissions section
  • Click on the Rebuild Permissions link (which is also located on /admin/reports/status/rebuild)
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    Worth mentioning that when doing this from the UI it can get quite a lengthy process when having a huge amount of nodes. PHP settings may need to be adjusted accordingly. – leymannx Dec 27 '18 at 23:55
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With Drush:

drush php-eval 'node_access_rebuild();'

With Drupal Console:

drupal node:access:rebuild

Which is of course similar to Chamil's answer, but accessible and copy pastable :)

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  • +1 for Drush, -1 for posting the exact command OP posted in their question. – leymannx Dec 27 '18 at 23:37
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    Worth mentioning that when you have quite lots of nodes you better batch the process like so: drush php-eval 'node_access_rebuild($batch_mode = TRUE)'. – leymannx Dec 27 '18 at 23:46
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    Would be useful you'd link the docs as well: node_access_rebuild() – leymannx Dec 28 '18 at 0:00

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