[development] MENU_LOCAL_TASK for just some node types

David Timothy Strauss david at fourkitchens.com
Thu Jun 5 15:02:09 UTC 2008

Apologies. I somehow missed the "!" when reading this on my BlackBerry. That's what I get for emailing the developer list when I'm 10 minutes out of bed.

----- "David Strauss" <david at fourkitchens.com> wrote:

> I believe you mean *outside* of $may_cache.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Favia <michael at favias.org>
> Date: Thu, 05 Jun 2008 09:03:26 
> To:development at drupal.org
> Subject: Re: [development] MENU_LOCAL_TASK for just some node types
> Lluís wrote:
> > I want to make avaliable a local menu for just some node types, how
> > can I achieve this?
> I think this is development related enough so here goes:
> Create a conditional menu item inside of if(!$may_cache) that tests
> the 
> node->type against you desired nodes. This will prevent the LMT from 
> always showing up. If you want to get fancy let the user select the 
> allowable node types via a settings page and pull the data via 
> variable_get(). This information applies to Drupal-5 but may be
> modified 
> to apply to drupal 6. good luck.
> -- 
> Michael Favia                   michael at favias.org
> tel. 512.585.5650            http://www.favias.org

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