[development] Inserting fields into a form

Dipen dipench at gmail.com
Mon Sep 7 03:18:10 UTC 2009

By changing weight you mean directly in the table or there is a way to
inform drupal that my custom module should be loaded at last. The module
listing page at admin/build/modules follow the same weight based order (?)
in that case would it mean that it can be controlled by package name?

On Mon, Sep 7, 2009 at 8:37 AM, Jerad Bitner <sirkitree at gmail.com> wrote:

> Yes, modules also have weight in the system table which effects their run
> time order.
> On Sun, Sep 6, 2009 at 8:03 PM, Jeff Greenberg <jeff at ayendesigns.com>wrote:
>> Jerad Bitner wrote:
>>  Look at '#weight'
>>>  Ok, I've changed my hook to include weights for all the fields I'm
>> adding, as well as adding weights to the existing fields.
>> The problem I'm having is that when I dump the form at the time of my
>> hook, the captcha field doesn't exist yet as far as $form is concerned, but
>> somewhere between my hooking it and the form appearing, the captcha field is
>> present (the captcha module uses hook_form_alter).  The problem is that the
>> captcha module is putting its field after the name field, which is right at
>> the top of the form. If I assign a weight to it in my hook (keeping in mind
>> the ['captcha'] field doesn't exist yet when I do that) the captcha doesn't
>> show up at all.
>> Is there a way I can be the last one to modify the form, so that the
>> captcha field already exists and I can change its weight?
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