[development] Taxonomy Selection and the new 4.7 Forms API
merlin at logrus.com
Fri Dec 30 03:01:08 UTC 2005
Raven Brooks wrote:
> I posted a forum topic on this the other day but I thought I'd try this
> route too. I'm in the process of upgrading several modules to the new
> 4.7 forms API. I noticed this http://drupal.org/node/36899 which
> basically states you don't need to write code to invoke a taxonomy
> selection box any more, it is automatic.
> This seems to work out fine except I haven't found any way to control
> the placement of the taxonomy section on the form. Since you don't
> invoke it yourself it doesn't seem to respond to my efforts to control
> where it is placed.
> Is this an oversight or is there some hidden tip I'm not aware of? Any
> help would be greatly appreciated.
You can control where on the form this is placed by creating a function
theme_YOURFORMID($formid, $form_values) and placing your items as you like them.
It's a bit of a pain but there are some advantages to the method (mostly being
you get a lot more control.
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