function hook_prepare

Act on a node object about to be shown on the add/edit form.

This is a node-type-specific hook, which is invoked only for the node type being affected. See Node API hooks for more information.

Use hook_node_prepare() to respond to node preparation of all node types.

This hook is invoked from node_object_prepare() before the general hook_node_prepare() is invoked.


$node: The node that is about to be shown on the add/edit form.

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7 functions implement hook_prepare()

Note: this list is generated by pattern matching, so it may include some functions that are not actually implementations of this hook.

book_node_prepare in drupal/modules/book/book.module
Implements hook_node_prepare().
callback_filter_prepare in drupal/modules/filter/filter.api.php
Provide prepared text with special characters escaped.
comment_node_prepare in drupal/modules/comment/comment.module
Implements hook_node_prepare().
entity_view_mode_prepare in drupal/includes/
Invoke hook_entity_view_mode_alter().
menu_node_prepare in drupal/modules/menu/menu.module
Implements hook_node_prepare().

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drupal/modules/node/node.api.php, line 1086
Hooks provided by the Node module.


function hook_prepare($node) {
  if (!isset($node->mymodule_value)) {
    $node->mymodule_value = 'foo';