function menu_link_delete

Delete one or several menu links.


$mlid: A valid menu link mlid or NULL. If NULL, $path is used.

$path: The path to the menu items to be deleted. $mlid must be NULL.

Related topics

9 calls to menu_link_delete()
book_node_delete in drupal/modules/book/book.module
Implements hook_node_delete().
book_remove_form_submit in drupal/modules/book/
Form submission handler for book_remove_form().
MenuLinksUnitTestCase::testMenuLinkReparenting in drupal/modules/simpletest/tests/menu.test
Test automatic reparenting of menu links.
menu_delete_menu_confirm_submit in drupal/modules/menu/
Delete a custom menu and all links in it.
menu_item_delete_form_submit in drupal/modules/menu/
Process menu delete form submissions.

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drupal/includes/, line 3057
API for the Drupal menu system.


function menu_link_delete($mlid, $path = NULL) {
  if (isset($mlid)) {
    _menu_delete_item(db_query("SELECT * FROM {menu_links} WHERE mlid = :mlid", array(
      ':mlid' => $mlid,
  else {
    $result = db_query("SELECT * FROM {menu_links} WHERE link_path = :link_path", array(
      ':link_path' => $path,
    foreach ($result as $link) {