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$USER does not display values

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$USER does not display values

Hey, Im making a plugin at question type level and I ran into a problem. The issue is that the Variable $USER is not working, I tried using  this and it works.


It works perfectly giving me the correct output. But when I write the exact same in here, In Moodle/question/type/mytype 

it doesnt display anything. Also tried including the test file too. It doesnt work aswell. 

It displays this only whereas it should display this:

The changed code is:

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Re: $USER does not display values
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Try putting your:

global $USER


Inside the definition_inner function, see if it shows up there.

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