1 file_example.module file_example_unmanaged_write_submit($form, &$form_state)

Submit handler to write an unmanaged file.

The key functions used here are:

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File

modules/examples/file_example/file_example.module, line 233
Examples demonstrating the backdrop File API (and Stream Wrappers).

Code

function file_example_unmanaged_write_submit($form, &$form_state) {
  $data = $form_state['values']['write_contents'];
  $destination = !empty($form_state['values']['destination']) ? $form_state['values']['destination'] : NULL;

  // With the unmanaged file we just get a filename back.
  $filename = file_unmanaged_save_data($data, $destination, FILE_EXISTS_REPLACE);
  if ($filename) {
    $url = file_create_url($filename);
    $_SESSION['file_example_default_file'] = $filename;
    backdrop_set_message(
    t('Saved file as %filename (accessible via !url, uri=<span id="uri">@uri</span>)', 
    array(
      '%filename' => $filename,
      '@uri' => $filename,
      '!url' => l(t('this URL'), $url),
    )
    )
    );
  }
  else {
    backdrop_set_message(t('Failed to save the file'), 'error');
  }
}