1 view.inc view::pre_execute($args = array())

Run attachments and let the display do what it needs to do prior to running.


core/modules/views/includes/view.inc, line 1413
Provides the view object type and associated methods.


An object to contain all of the data to generate a view, plus the member functions to build the view query, execute the query and render the output.


function pre_execute($args = array()) {
  $this->old_view[] = views_get_current_view();
  $display_id = $this->current_display;

  // Prepare the view with the information we have, but only if we were
  // passed arguments, as they may have been set previously.
  if ($args) {

  // Let modules modify the view just prior to executing it.
  foreach (module_implements('views_pre_view') as $module) {
    $function = $module . '_views_pre_view';
    $function($this, $display_id, $this->args);

  // Allow hook_views_pre_view() to set the dom_id, then ensure it is set.
  $this->dom_id = !empty($this->dom_id) ? $this->dom_id : md5($this->name . REQUEST_TIME . rand());

  // Allow the display handler to set up for execution