1 system.api.php hook_menu_link_insert($link)

Inform modules that a menu link has been created.

This hook is used to notify modules that menu items have been created. Contributed modules may use the information to perform actions based on the information entered into the menu system.


$link: Associative array defining a menu link as passed into menu_link_save().

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core/modules/system/system.api.php, line 1006
Hooks provided by Backdrop core and the System module.


function hook_menu_link_insert($link) {
  // In our sample case, we track menu items as editing sections
  // of the site. These are stored in our table as 'disabled' items.
  $record['mlid'] = $link['mlid'];
  $record['menu_name'] = $link['menu_name'];
  $record['status'] = 0;
  backdrop_write_record('menu_example', $record);