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hook_url_outbound_alter

7 system.api.php hook_url_outbound_alter(&$path, &$options, $original_path)

Alters outbound URLs.

Parameters

$path: The outbound path to alter, not adjusted for path aliases yet. It won't be adjusted for path aliases until all modules are finished altering it, thus being consistent with hook_url_alter_inbound(), which adjusts for all path aliases before allowing modules to alter it. This may have been altered by other modules before this one.

$options: A set of URL options for the URL so elements such as a fragment or a query string can be added to the URL.

$original_path: The original path, before being altered by any modules.

See also

url()

Related topics

2 functions implement hook_url_outbound_alter()

1 invocation of hook_url_outbound_alter()

File

drupal/modules/system/system.api.php, line 3989
Hooks provided by Drupal core and the System module.

Code

function hook_url_outbound_alter(&$path, &$options, $original_path) {
  // Use an external RSS feed rather than the Drupal one.
  if ($path == 'rss.xml') {
    $path = 'http://example.com/rss.xml';
    $options['external'] = TRUE;
  }

  // Instead of pointing to user/[uid]/edit, point to user/me/edit.
  if (preg_match('|^user/([0-9]*)/edit(/.*)?|', $path, $matches)) {
    global $user;
    if ($user->uid == $matches[1]) {
      $path = 'user/me/edit' . $matches[2];
    }
  }
}