function hook_field_purge_field

7.x field.api.php hook_field_purge_field($field)

Acts when a field record is being purged.

In field_purge_field(), after the field configuration has been removed from the database, the field storage module has had a chance to run its hook_field_storage_purge_field(), and the field info cache has been cleared, this hook is invoked on all modules to allow them to respond to the field being purged.


$field: The field being purged.

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1 invocation of hook_field_purge_field()
field_purge_field in drupal/modules/field/
Purges a field record from the database.


drupal/modules/field/field.api.php, line 2573


function hook_field_purge_field($field) {
  db_delete('my_module_field_info')->condition('id', $field['id'])->execute();