[development] nodeapi data flow

Steve Edwards killshot91 at comcast.net
Sun Sep 7 23:34:28 UTC 2008

There's one for node access on page 104 of the first Pro Drupal Development, and 157 and 162 on the second edition.


Matthew Farina wrote:
> Using xdebug or trace seems like a little overkill for many things.
> I think this highlights that we are missing some nice flow diagrams for 
> when hooks and actions are taking place when a drupal page is created. 
> On Sep 7, 2008, at 6:50 PM, Khalid Baheyeldin wrote:
>> You may want to try the trace module http://drupal.org/project/trace
>> It will show you what hooks are being called, but perhaps not the 
>> arguments to the hooks.
>> For that, you can get xdebug installed, and use an IDE that supports 
>> PHP and xdebug tracing.
>> -- 
>> Khalid M. Baheyeldin
>> 2bits.com <http://2bits.com>, Inc.
>> http://2bits.com
>> Drupal optimization, development, customization and consulting.

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