[development] Accommodating a second base_url
Daniel F. Kudwien
news at unleashedmind.com
Thu Oct 29 23:27:31 UTC 2009
> So, I'm thinking I should just hook_init, and based on the
> http request, alter $base_url if needed, and do a
> variable_set that I later retrieve in the theme to alter (or
> not) the background-image used as the top banner. Is this the
> best approach?
Whatever you do, if you think you need to alter $base_url, then you are most
likely approaching your task at hand wrongly.
Drupal usually sets up $base_url correctly and you should not alter that
value. If you need conditional settings per site, then you should look into
Drupal's multi-site support.
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