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7 – 8 db_delete($table, array $options = array())

Returns a new DeleteQuery object for the active database.


$table The table from which to delete.

$options An array of options to control how the query operates.

Return value

DeleteQuery A new DeleteQuery object for this connection.

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▾ 170 functions call db_delete()

ActionLoopTestCase::testActionLoop in modules/simpletest/tests/actions.test
Set up a loop with 3 - 12 recursions, and see if it aborts properly.
actions_delete in includes/actions.inc
Deletes a single action from the database.
aggregator_aggregator_remove in modules/aggregator/aggregator.processor.inc
Implements hook_aggregator_remove().
aggregator_categorize_items_submit in modules/aggregator/aggregator.pages.inc
Process aggregator_categorize_items() form submissions.
aggregator_expire in modules/aggregator/aggregator.processor.inc
Expire feed items on $feed that are older than aggregator_clear.
aggregator_save_category in modules/aggregator/aggregator.module
Add/edit/delete aggregator categories.
aggregator_save_feed in modules/aggregator/aggregator.module
Add/edit/delete an aggregator feed.
aggregator_save_item in modules/aggregator/aggregator.processor.inc
Add/edit/delete an aggregator item.
block_admin_configure_submit in modules/block/block.admin.inc
Form submission handler for the block configuration form.
block_custom_block_delete_submit in modules/block/block.admin.inc
Form submission handler for the custom block deletion form.
block_menu_delete in modules/block/block.module
Implements hook_menu_delete().
block_modules_uninstalled in modules/block/block.module
Implements hook_modules_uninstalled().
block_user_role_delete in modules/block/block.module
Implements hook_user_role_delete().
book_node_delete in modules/book/book.module
Implements hook_node_delete().
book_remove_form_submit in modules/book/book.pages.inc
Confirm form submit function to remove a node from the book.
book_uninstall in modules/book/book.install
Implements hook_uninstall().
CommentInterfaceTest::setEnvironment in modules/comment/comment.test
Re-configures the environment, module settings, and user permissions.
comment_delete_multiple in modules/comment/comment.module
Delete comments and all their replies.
comment_node_delete in modules/comment/comment.module
Implements hook_node_delete().
ContactPersonalTestCase::testPersonalContactFlood in modules/contact/contact.test
Test the personal contact form flood protection.
ContactSitewideTestCase::testSiteWideContact in modules/contact/contact.test
Test configuration options and site-wide contact form.
contact_category_delete_form_submit in modules/contact/contact.admin.inc
Submit handler for the confirm delete category form.
DatabaseDeleteTruncateTestCase::testSimpleDelete in modules/simpletest/tests/database_test.test
Confirm that we can delete a single record successfully.
DatabaseDeleteTruncateTestCase::testSubselectDelete in modules/simpletest/tests/database_test.test
Confirm that we can use a subselect in a delete successfully.
DBLogTestCase::testFilter in modules/dblog/dblog.test
Test the dblog filter on admin/reports/dblog.
dblog_clear_log_submit in modules/dblog/dblog.admin.inc
Submit callback: clear database with log messages.
dblog_cron in modules/dblog/dblog.module
Implements hook_cron().
dbtng_example_entry_delete in examples/dbtng_example/dbtng_example.module
Delete an entry from the database.
DrupalDatabaseCache::clear in includes/cache.inc
Expire data from the cache. If called without arguments, expirable entries will be cleared from the cache_page and cache_block bins.
DrupalDatabaseCache::garbageCollection in includes/cache.inc
Garbage collection for get() and getMultiple().
DrupalTestCase::deleteAssert in modules/simpletest/drupal_web_test_case.php
Delete an assertion record by message ID.
drupal_session_destroy_uid in includes/session.inc
Ends a specific user's session(s).
field_create_field in modules/field/field.crud.inc
Creates a field.
field_purge_field in modules/field/field.crud.inc
Purges a field record from the database.
field_purge_instance in modules/field/field.crud.inc
Purges a field instance record from the database.
field_sql_storage_field_storage_delete_revision in modules/field/modules/field_sql_storage/field_sql_storage.module
Implements hook_field_storage_delete_revision().
field_sql_storage_field_storage_purge in modules/field/modules/field_sql_storage/field_sql_storage.module
Implements hook_field_storage_purge().
field_sql_storage_field_storage_write in modules/field/modules/field_sql_storage/field_sql_storage.module
Implements hook_field_storage_write().
file_delete in includes/file.inc
Delete a file and its database record.
file_usage_delete in includes/file.inc
Removes a record to indicate that a module is no longer using a file.
filter_update_7003 in modules/filter/filter.install
Upgrade the {filter} table for core filters.
flood_clear_event in includes/common.inc
Make the flood control mechanism forget about an event for the current visitor.
forum_field_storage_pre_update in modules/forum/forum.module
Implements hook_field_storage_pre_update().
forum_node_delete in modules/forum/forum.module
Implements hook_node_delete().
forum_node_update in modules/forum/forum.module
Implements hook_node_update().
HookBootExitTestCase::testHookBootExit in modules/simpletest/tests/bootstrap.test
Test calling of hook_boot() and hook_exit().
hook_actions_delete in modules/system/system.api.php
Executes code after an action is deleted.
hook_cron in modules/system/system.api.php
Perform periodic actions.
hook_delete in modules/node/node.api.php
Respond to node deletion.
hook_entity_delete in modules/system/system.api.php
Act on entities when deleted.
hook_field_purge_field in modules/field/field.api.php
Acts when a field record is being purged.
hook_field_purge_field_instance in modules/field/field.api.php
Acts when a field instance is being purged.
hook_field_storage_delete_revision in modules/field/field.api.php
Delete a single revision of field data for an entity.
hook_field_storage_pre_update in modules/field/field.api.php
Act before the storage backends update field data.
hook_field_storage_purge in modules/field/field.api.php
Remove field storage information when field data is purged.
hook_field_storage_purge_field_instance in modules/field/field.api.php
Remove field storage information when a field instance is purged.
hook_field_storage_write in modules/field/field.api.php
Write field data for an entity.
hook_field_update in modules/field/field.api.php
Define custom update behavior for this module's field types.
hook_file_delete in modules/system/system.api.php
Respond to a file being deleted.
hook_menu_link_delete in modules/system/system.api.php
Inform modules that a menu link has been deleted.
hook_modules_uninstalled in modules/system/system.api.php
Perform necessary actions after modules are uninstalled.
hook_node_delete in modules/node/node.api.php
Respond to node deletion.
hook_node_revision_delete in modules/node/node.api.php
Respond to deletion of a node revision.
hook_path_delete in modules/path/path.api.php
Allow modules to respond to a path being deleted.
hook_taxonomy_term_delete in modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.api.php
Respond to the deletion of taxonomy terms.
hook_user_cancel in modules/user/user.api.php
Act on user account cancellations.
hook_user_delete in modules/user/user.api.php
Respond to user deletion.
hook_user_role_delete in modules/user/user.api.php
Inform other modules that a user role has been deleted.
image_default_style_revert in modules/image/image.module
Revert the changes made by users to a default image style.
image_effect_delete in modules/image/image.module
Delete an image effect.
image_style_delete in modules/image/image.module
Delete an image style.
ImportOPMLTestCase::openImportForm in modules/aggregator/aggregator.test
Open OPML import form.
ImportOPMLTestCase::submitImportForm in modules/aggregator/aggregator.test
Submit form with invalid, empty and valid OPML files.
locale_date_format_reset_form_submit in modules/locale/locale.admin.inc
Reset date formats for a specific language to global defaults.
locale_languages_delete_form_submit in modules/locale/locale.admin.inc
Process language deletion submissions.
locale_translate_delete_form_submit in modules/locale/locale.admin.inc
Process string deletion submissions.
locale_translate_edit_form_submit in modules/locale/locale.admin.inc
Process string editing form submissions.
lock_may_be_available in includes/lock.inc
Check if lock acquired by a different process may be available.
lock_release in includes/lock.inc
Release a lock previously acquired by lock_acquire().
lock_release_all in includes/lock.inc
Release all previously acquired locks.
MenuLinksUnitTestCase::testMenuLinkReparenting in modules/simpletest/tests/menu.test
Test automatic reparenting of menu links.
MenuLinksUnitTestCase::testMenuLinkRouterReparenting in modules/simpletest/tests/menu.test
Test automatic reparenting of menu links derived from menu routers.
MenuRebuildTestCase::testMenuRebuildByVariable in modules/simpletest/tests/menu.test
Test if the 'menu_rebuild_needed' variable triggers a menu_rebuild() call.
menu_delete in modules/menu/menu.module
Delete a custom menu and all contained links.
NodeAccessUnitTest::setUp in modules/node/node.test
Generates a random database prefix, runs the install scripts on the prefixed database and enable the specified modules. After installation many caches are flushed and the internal browser is setup so that the page requests will run on the new prefix.…
nodeapi_example_node_delete in examples/nodeapi_example/nodeapi_example.module
Implements hook_node_delete().
node_access_example_node_delete in examples/node_access_example/node_access_example.module
Implements hook_node_delete().
node_access_rebuild in modules/node/node.module
Rebuild the node access database. This is occasionally needed by modules that make system-wide changes to access levels.
node_access_test_node_delete in modules/node/tests/node_access_test.module
node_access_write_grants in modules/node/node.module
Writes a list of grants to the database, deleting any previously saved ones.
node_cron in modules/node/node.module
Implements hook_cron().
node_delete_multiple in modules/node/node.module
Delete multiple nodes.
node_form_block_admin_configure_submit in modules/node/node.module
Form submit handler for block configuration form.
node_form_block_custom_block_delete_submit in modules/node/node.module
Form submit handler for custom block delete form.
node_modules_uninstalled in modules/node/node.module
Implements hook_modules_uninstalled().
node_revision_delete in modules/node/node.module
Delete a node revision.
node_type_delete in modules/node/node.module
Deletes a node type from the database.
node_user_cancel in modules/node/node.module
Implements hook_user_cancel().
node_user_delete in modules/node/node.module
Implements hook_user_delete().
openid_association in modules/openid/openid.module
Attempt to create a shared secret with the OpenID Provider.
openid_cron in modules/openid/openid.module
Remove expired nonces from the database.
openid_user_delete_form_submit in modules/openid/openid.pages.inc
openid_verify_assertion in modules/openid/openid.module
Attempt to verify the response received from the OpenID Provider.
PathLookupTest::testDrupalLookupPath in modules/simpletest/tests/path.test
Test that drupal_lookup_path() returns the correct path.
path_delete in includes/path.inc
Delete a URL alias.
poll_cancel in modules/poll/poll.module
Submit callback for poll_cancel_form().
poll_delete in modules/poll/poll.module
Implements hook_delete().
poll_update in modules/poll/poll.module
Implements hook_update().
poll_update_7001 in modules/poll/poll.install
Use the poll_choice primary key to record votes in poll_votes rather than the choice order. Rename chorder to weight.
poll_user_delete in modules/poll/poll.module
Implements hook_user_delete().
profile_field_delete_submit in modules/profile/profile.admin.inc
Process a field delete form submission.
profile_user_cancel in modules/profile/profile.module
Implements hook_user_cancel().
profile_user_delete in modules/profile/profile.module
Implements hook_user_delete().
rdf_mapping_delete in modules/rdf/rdf.module
Deletes the mapping for the given bundle from the database.
search_index in modules/search/search.module
Update the full-text search index for a particular item.
search_reindex in modules/search/search.module
Clears a part of or the entire search index.
search_update_totals in modules/search/search.module
Updates the {search_total} database table.
shortcut_set_delete in modules/shortcut/shortcut.module
Deletes a shortcut set.
shortcut_set_unassign_user in modules/shortcut/shortcut.module
Unassigns a user from any shortcut set they may have been assigned to.
simpletest_clean_results_table in modules/simpletest/simpletest.module
Clear the test result tables.
statistics_cron in modules/statistics/statistics.module
Implements hook_cron().
statistics_node_delete in modules/statistics/statistics.module
Implements hook_node_delete().
statistics_user_delete in modules/statistics/statistics.module
Implements hook_user_delete().
SystemQueue::deleteItem in modules/system/system.queue.inc
SystemQueue::deleteQueue in modules/system/system.queue.inc
system_cron in modules/system/system.module
Implements hook_cron().
system_date_format_delete in modules/system/system.module
Deletes a date format from the database.
system_date_format_type_delete in modules/system/system.module
Deletes a date type from the database.
system_ip_blocking_delete_submit in modules/system/system.admin.inc
Process system_ip_blocking_delete form submissions.
system_update_7003 in modules/system/system.install
Update {blocked_ips} with valid IP addresses from {access}.
system_update_7063 in modules/system/system.install
Delete {menu_links} records for 'type' => MENU_CALLBACK which would not appear in a fresh install.
system_update_7065 in modules/system/system.install
Remove the default value for sid.
system_update_files_database in modules/system/system.module
Updates the records in the system table based on the files array.
taxonomy_field_update in modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.module
Implements hook_field_update().
taxonomy_node_delete in modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.module
Implements hook_node_delete().
taxonomy_taxonomy_term_delete in modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.module
Implements hook_taxonomy_term_delete().
taxonomy_term_delete in modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.module
Delete a term.
taxonomy_term_save in modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.module
Saves a term object to the database.
taxonomy_test_taxonomy_term_delete in modules/simpletest/tests/taxonomy_test.module
Implements hook_taxonomy_term_delete().
taxonomy_vocabulary_delete in modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.module
Delete a vocabulary.
TrackerTest::testTrackerCronIndexing in modules/tracker/tracker.test
Test that existing nodes are indexed by cron.
tracker_cron in modules/tracker/tracker.module
Implements hook_cron().
tracker_node_delete in modules/tracker/tracker.module
Implements hook_node_delete().
trigger_actions_delete in modules/trigger/trigger.module
Implements hook_actions_delete().
trigger_assign_form_submit in modules/trigger/trigger.admin.inc
Submit function for trigger_assign_form().
trigger_unassign_submit in modules/trigger/trigger.admin.inc
Submit callback for trigger_unassign() form.
update_fix_d7_block_deltas in includes/update.inc
A helper function that modules can use to assist with the transformation from numeric block deltas to string block deltas during the 6.x -> 7.x upgrade.
UpgradePathTestCase::uninstallModulesExcept in modules/simpletest/tests/upgrade/upgrade.test
Force uninstall all modules from a test database, except those listed.
UpgradePathTestCase::variable_set in modules/simpletest/tests/upgrade/upgrade.test
Specialized variable_set() that works even if the child site is not upgraded.
user_delete_multiple in modules/user/user.module
Delete multiple user accounts.
user_modules_uninstalled in modules/user/user.module
Implements hook_modules_uninstalled().
user_role_delete in modules/user/user.module
Delete a user role from database.
user_role_revoke_permissions in modules/user/user.module
Revoke permissions from a user role.
user_save in modules/user/user.module
Save changes to a user account or add a new user.
user_set_authmaps in modules/user/user.module
Save mappings of which external authentication module(s) authenticated a user. Maps external usernames to user ids in the users table.
variable_del in includes/bootstrap.inc
Unsets a persistent variable.
_batch_finished in includes/batch.inc
End the batch processing.
_block_rehash in modules/block/block.module
Update the 'block' DB table with the blocks currently exported by modules.
_drupal_session_destroy in includes/session.inc
Session handler assigned by session_set_save_handler().
_drupal_session_garbage_collection in includes/session.inc
Session handler assigned by session_set_save_handler().
_locale_import_one_string_db in includes/locale.inc
Import one string into the database.
_menu_delete_item in includes/menu.inc
Helper function for menu_link_delete; deletes a single menu link.
_registry_parse_files in includes/registry.inc
Parse all files that have changed since the registry was last built, and save their function and class listings.
_registry_update in includes/registry.inc
Does the work for registry_update().
_tracker_remove in modules/tracker/tracker.module
Clean up indexed data when nodes or comments are removed.
_update_7000_field_delete_field in modules/field/field.install
Utility function: delete a field stored in SQL storage directly from the database.
_update_7000_field_delete_instance in modules/field/field.install
Utility function: delete an instance and all its data of a field stored in SQL Storage.
_update_7000_field_sql_storage_write in modules/field/modules/field_sql_storage/field_sql_storage.install
Utility function: write field data directly to SQL storage.
_update_authorize_clear_update_status in modules/update/update.authorize.inc
Private helper function to clear cached available update status data.
_update_cache_clear in modules/update/update.module
Invalidates cached data relating to update status.


includes/database/database.inc, line 2446

function db_delete($table, array $options = array()) {
  if (empty($options['target']) || $options['target'] == 'slave') {
    $options['target'] = 'default';
  return Database::getConnection($options['target'])->delete($table, $options);