1 node.module node_submit($node)

Prepares a node for saving by populating the author and creation date.

File

core/modules/node/node.module, line 986
The core module that allows content to be submitted to the site.

Code

function node_submit($node) {
  global $user;

  // A user might assign the node author by entering a user name in the node
  // form, which we then need to translate to a user ID.
  if (isset($node->name)) {
    if ($account = user_load_by_name($node->name)) {
      $node->uid = $account->uid;
    }
    else {
      $node->uid = 0;
    }
  }

  // If a new revision is created, save the current user as revision author.
  if (!empty($node->revision)) {
    $node->revision_uid = $user->uid;
  }


  // Convert the date into a timestamp.
  $date = new BackdropDateTime(!empty($node->date) && is_string($node->date) ? $node->date : 'now');
  $node->created = $date->format('U');
  $node->validated = TRUE;

  return $node;
}