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6 drupal_get_normal_path($path, $path_language = '')
7 drupal_get_normal_path($path, $path_language = NULL)

Given a path alias, return the internal path it represents.


$path: A Drupal path alias.

$path_language: An optional language code to look up the path in.

Return value

The internal path represented by the alias, or the original alias if no internal path was found.

13 calls to drupal_get_normal_path()


drupal/includes/, line 259
Functions to handle paths in Drupal, including path aliasing.


function drupal_get_normal_path($path, $path_language = NULL) {
  $original_path = $path;

  // Lookup the path alias first.
  if ($source = drupal_lookup_path('source', $path, $path_language)) {
    $path = $source;

  // Allow other modules to alter the inbound URL. We cannot use drupal_alter()
  // here because we need to run hook_url_inbound_alter() in the reverse order
  // of hook_url_outbound_alter().
  foreach (array_reverse(module_implements('url_inbound_alter')) as $module) {
    $function = $module . '_url_inbound_alter';
    $function($path, $original_path, $path_language);

  return $path;