function hook_batch_alter

Alter batch information before a batch is processed.

Called by batch_process() to allow modules to alter a batch before it is processed.


$batch: The associative array of batch information. See batch_set() for details on what this could contain.

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1 function implements hook_batch_alter()

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

overlay_batch_alter in drupal/modules/overlay/overlay.module
Implements hook_batch_alter().
1 invocation of hook_batch_alter()
batch_process in drupal/includes/
Processes the batch.


drupal/modules/system/system.api.php, line 4646
Hooks provided by Drupal core and the System module.


function hook_batch_alter(&$batch) {

  // If the current page request is inside the overlay, add ?render=overlay to
  // the success callback URL, so that it appears correctly within the overlay.
  if (overlay_get_mode() == 'child') {
    if (isset($batch['url_options']['query'])) {
      $batch['url_options']['query']['render'] = 'overlay';
    else {
      $batch['url_options']['query'] = array(
        'render' => 'overlay',