[development] Taxonomy Selection and the new 4.7 Forms API

Gordon Heydon gordon at heydon.com.au
Fri Dec 30 03:31:42 UTC 2005

On Thu, 2005-12-29 at 19:00 -0800, Raven Brooks wrote:
> All,
> 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 either use a theme, or even easier use the hook_form_alter() to
change the weight of the form items.


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