function hook_block_save

7.x block.api.php hook_block_save($delta = '', $edit = array())

Save the configuration options from hook_block_configure().

This hook allows you to save the block-specific configuration settings defined within your hook_block_configure().


$delta: Which block is being configured. This is a unique identifier for the block within the module, defined in hook_block_info().

$edit: The submitted form data from the configuration form.

For a detailed usage example, see block_example.module.

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11 functions implement hook_block_save()

Note: this list is generated by pattern matching, so it may include some functions that are not actually implementations of this hook.

aggregator_block_save in drupal/modules/aggregator/aggregator.module
Implements hook_block_save().
block_block_save in drupal/modules/block/block.module
Implements hook_block_save().
block_custom_block_save in drupal/modules/block/block.module
Saves a user-created block in the database.
blog_block_save in drupal/modules/blog/blog.module
Implements hook_block_save().
book_block_save in drupal/modules/book/book.module
Implements hook_block_save().

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2 invocations of hook_block_save()
block_admin_configure_submit in drupal/modules/block/
Form submission handler for block_admin_configure().
StatisticsReportsTestCase::testPopularContentBlock in drupal/modules/statistics/statistics.test
Tests the "popular content" block.


drupal/modules/block/block.api.php, line 188
Hooks provided by the Block module.


function hook_block_save($delta = '', $edit = array()) {
  // This example comes from node.module.
  if ($delta == 'recent') {
    variable_set('node_recent_block_count', $edit['node_recent_block_count']);