[development] Created vs modified

Darrel O'Pry dopry at thing.net
Thu Jul 13 18:03:51 UTC 2006

On Wed, 2006-07-12 at 20:32 -0700, Earl Miles wrote:
> Walt Daniels wrote:
> > I see a created field and a changed field in the node table, but I think
> > these are dates not authors. There is also a uid which I suspect is the
> > author, perhaps tied to the authmap table?? But no change author. 
> > 
> > So what I want may not be as simple as you imply. 
> It is as simple as:
> Creating a table with the fields you need (in this case, as I said, 
> 'changed_by'), and a 'nid' to tie it to the node table.

or vid....

> Implementing hook_nodeapi
> for 'insert' and 'update' events, writing the appropriate information
> (in this case, putting $user->uid into changed_by)
> for 'load' events loading the appropriate information.
> And do the rest via theming.
> It is as simple as I say (not imply).

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