[drupal-devel] [feature] 2 additional hooks to form_textarea to support module writers who are extending it.

Julian Bond julian_bond at voidstar.com
Sun Mar 6 12:33:21 UTC 2005

Gordon Heydon <gordon at heydon.com.au> Sun, 6 Mar 2005 22:30:49
>Please put this back on the drupal.org,

I'll try another tack more appropriate for the mailing list.

I want to add a row of buttons between the title and textarea

I want to add 3 javascript handlers to the textarea. onClick, OnSelect 
and onKeyUp.

I can't see how to do this from javascript. Can you point me at an 
example. I've found a few for DOM modification that point me at a way to 
post the row of buttons by using getElementById and then insertBefore. 
That's going to be fairly messy getting from a php function to the 
javascript in 'post' to modifying the DOM to appearing on the screen. 
But probably do-able.

But I haven't been able to find anything that suggests how to add 
handlers to an existing node.

I suppose I could hide the whole shebang; Title, textarea, description 
and then recreate it all in 'post'. But the hook doesn't get all the 

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