[development] Implementing without nodes

Simon Lindsay simon at iseek.biz
Wed Dec 19 01:30:37 UTC 2007

Feijó Legendas wrote:
> I'm trying to figure out how to implement several modules, that do not 
> use nodes at all
> I need to set lots of forms, this forms are used to edit, insert or 
> search my tables
> I'm having dificulty controling the data flow of my forms.  What hooks I 
> use? I try hook_form, but any code I set there isnt executed.
> Every site about hook_form, uses node! Can I do that without nodes?

Sure can, the erp module has a erp_contact sub module which uses forms 
without using nodes.

The entries link to nodes, but they are stored in a seperate table, 
which is not node based.

Its 4.7 based, but should be applicable.



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