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hook_entity_delete

7 system.api.php hook_entity_delete($entity, $type)

Act on entities when deleted.

Parameters

$entity: The entity object.

$type: The type of entity being deleted (i.e. node, user, comment).

Related topics

1 function implements hook_entity_delete()

7 invocations of hook_entity_delete()

File

drupal/modules/system/system.api.php, line 350
Hooks provided by Drupal core and the System module.

Code

function hook_entity_delete($entity, $type) {
  // Delete the entity's entry from a fictional table of all entities.
  $info = entity_get_info($type);
  list($id) = entity_extract_ids($type, $entity);
  db_delete('example_entity')
    ->condition('type', $type)
    ->condition('id', $id)
    ->execute();
}