function theme_select

Returns HTML for a select form element.

It is possible to group options together; to do this, change the format of $options to an associative array in which the keys are group labels, and the values are associative arrays in the normal $options format.


$variables: An associative array containing:

  • element: An associative array containing the properties of the element. Properties used: #title, #value, #options, #description, #extra, #multiple, #required, #name, #attributes, #size.

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1 theme call to theme_select()
system_element_info in drupal/modules/system/system.module
Implements hook_element_info().


drupal/includes/, line 2783
Functions for form and batch generation and processing.


function theme_select($variables) {
  $element = $variables['element'];
  element_set_attributes($element, array(
  _form_set_class($element, array(
  return '<select' . drupal_attributes($element['#attributes']) . '>' . form_select_options($element) . '</select>';