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7 form.inc theme_container($variables)

Returns HTML to wrap child elements in a container.

Used for grouped form items. Can also be used as a #theme_wrapper for any renderable element, to surround it with a <div> and add attributes such as classes or an HTML id.

Parameters

$variables: An associative array containing:

  • element: An associative array containing the properties of the element. Properties used: #id, #attributes, #children.

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File

drupal/includes/form.inc, line 3118

Code

function theme_container($variables) {
  $element = $variables['element'];

  // Special handling for form elements.
  if (isset($element['#array_parents'])) {
    // Assign an html ID.
    if (!isset($element['#attributes']['id'])) {
      $element['#attributes']['id'] = $element['#id'];
    }
    // Add the 'form-wrapper' class.
    $element['#attributes']['class'][] = 'form-wrapper';
  }

  return '<div' . drupal_attributes($element['#attributes']) . '>' . $element['#children'] . '</div>';
}