[development] node type without a title?

Augustin (Beginner) drupal.beginner at wechange.org
Thu Sep 7 13:45:55 UTC 2006

On Thursday 07 September 2006 08:10 pm, Jeremy Epstein wrote:
> > Is it possible to programmatically create a node type without a title?
> > In that case, the title being used in node listing as a link to the node,
> > how would we link without a title?
> >
> > Is the code above ($type->has_title = TRUE;) the blueprint for some
> > future development in the next cycle?
> It is theoretically possible to create a module-defined node type
> without a title, yes. For user-defined node types, the code currently
> in HEAD does not allow for either the title or the body fields to be
> removed - but module authors are not so restricted.
> However, I doubt that a node type without a title field would work
> very well in practice, because of the 'title' field being used in so
> many places, such as in the node listing links (as you pointed out).

thanks Jeremy for confirming this.



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