function hook_file_presave

Act on a file being inserted or updated.

This hook is called when a file has been added to the database. The hook doesn't distinguish between files created as a result of a copy or those created by an upload.


$file: The file that has just been created.

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1 function implements hook_file_presave()

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

entity_crud_hook_test_file_presave in drupal/modules/simpletest/tests/entity_crud_hook_test.module
Implements hook_file_presave().
1 invocation of hook_file_presave()
file_save in drupal/includes/
Saves a file object to the database.


drupal/modules/system/system.api.php, line 2887
Hooks provided by Drupal core and the System module.


function hook_file_presave($file) {

  // Change the file timestamp to an hour prior.
  $file->timestamp -= 3600;