[development] How to call a function when a certain permission is set?

Darrel O'Pry dopry at thing.net
Tue Mar 7 02:19:16 UTC 2006

 The best way I know of for 4.6  would be creating a custom page, or
call back, or button on the settings form that does this kind of work
for you. Check out how Drupal makes sure the files and temp directories
exist in system.module:system_settings. 

On Mon, 2006-03-06 at 18:19 -0500, Leo Burd wrote:
> Hello there,
> Is there any way to call a specific function everytime a certain permission 
> is set or reset? For instance, if the admin users allow users of a specific 
> role to have access to voicemail, I'd like to create voicemail boxes for the 
> users that already exist in the database. Not just for the new users that 
> will be created over time.  What do people do in a situation like that?
> Thanks in advance,
> Leo
> PS. I'm using Drupal 4.6...

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