function drupal_get_path

Returns the path to a system item (module, theme, etc.).


$type: The type of the item (i.e. theme, theme_engine, module, profile).

$name: The name of the item for which the path is requested.

Return value

The path to the requested item or an empty string if the item is not found.

170 calls to drupal_get_path()
AggregatorTestCase::getAtomSample in drupal/modules/aggregator/aggregator.test
AggregatorTestCase::getHtmlEntitiesSample in drupal/modules/aggregator/aggregator.test
AggregatorTestCase::getRSS091Sample in drupal/modules/aggregator/aggregator.test
AggregatorUpdatePathTestCase::setUp in drupal/modules/simpletest/tests/upgrade/update.aggregator.test
Overrides DrupalWebTestCase::setUp() for upgrade testing.
aggregator_test_feed in drupal/modules/aggregator/tests/aggregator_test.module
Page callback. Generates a test feed and simulates last-modified and etags.

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1 string reference to 'drupal_get_path'
module_load_include in drupal/includes/
Loads a module include file.


drupal/includes/, line 2887
Common functions that many Drupal modules will need to reference.


function drupal_get_path($type, $name) {
  return dirname(drupal_get_filename($type, $name));