20.3.1 Permissions in the Shell
At the moment, we have a single superuser in our database. Having a superuser is not particularly helpful, because the superuser by default has access to all permissions. We can use the
has_perm() method on the
User model to check this with all of the permissions automatically generated for our blog app, as shown in Example 20.8.
>>> andrew = User.objects.get(username='andrew') >>> andrew.is_superuser True >>> andrew.has_perm('blog.add_post') True >>> andrew.has_perm('blog.change_post') True >>> andrew.has_perm('blog.delete_post') True
For each model, the auth app generates a permission to control whether the user can create, modify, or delete ...