[development] Created vs modified

Earl Miles merlin at logrus.com
Thu Jul 13 02:44:22 UTC 2006

Walt Daniels wrote:
> When editing a node you are given the opportunity to change the Authored by
> and Authored on fields. In many cases I have multiple people changing pages
> and would rather show Changed by and Changed on, but both should be present
> in the node. So there are really two changes necessary. One to add the new
> fields and default them to the current logged on person and current date and
> the other to somewhere in settings say whether the created or changed info
> should be shown. Currently you can either show created or not.

You can easily show changed on info via theming.

You could quite easily create a module which adds a 'changed_by' using hook_nodeapi.

These aren't things everybody wants, but I can see where many sites could use them.

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