[development] Foreign keys in Drupal 6

Fernando Silva fsilva.pt at gmail.com
Wed Jun 13 13:08:42 UTC 2007

Options for disabling:
* "do you wish to clear all inserted data?"
* system should always run "delete" even if it is disabled

Options for uninstall:
* if it detects that the DB has data for this module, the system will
warn the user and the best thing he can do is "allow the uninstall to
clear all data" or "just leave the module disabled"


On 6/13/07, Earnie Boyd <earnie at users.sourceforge.net> wrote:
> Quoting Barry Jaspan <barry at jaspan.org>:
> >
> > Comments?
> >
> +1 Cascade.
> Better use by all modules for the uninstall API is needed.  I can see
> the points for not uninstalling when disabled but I am upset that no
> Uninstall is available for any module enabled that adds tables or
> columns to existing tables.
> Earnie

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