## How to specify which Gutenberg blocks are available in the editor for a page template

Question

Using an example given here: enter link description here I’ve successfully been able to restrict the block types available globally or by post type (eg: page). But what I really would like to do is restrict the the block types by page template.
I have tried using if ( is_page_template('page-home.php') ) {...} but with no joy. It will be apparant from the code below, but I am using ACF custom blocks. The blocks themselves are working fine.
So currently I have the following in my functions.php file:

function my_allowed_block_types( $allowed_blocks,$post ) {
// works on all content
$allowed_blocks = array( 'core/image', 'core/paragraph', 'core/heading', 'core/list' ); // works for all pages but too general for what I want to do if($post->post_type === 'page' ) {
$allowed_blocks= array( 'acf/homepage' ); } // Intended to restrict to just one block on my homepage template but does not if ( is_page_template('page-home.php') ) {$allowed_blocks= array(
'acf/homepage'
);
}

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3 years 2020-07-09T09:11:50-05:00 0 Answers 68 views 0