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This tag is for questions about the built-in node revision feature of Drupal.

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Node save metatags defaults to english

Between node revisions I lost the metatags of some nodes. They are still there in the old revisions. My idea was to retrieve these metatags from the old revisions and create a new revision. I managed ...
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Module that allows to compare, edit and/or merge revisions

At the moment I have installed on my site the Diff module, which allows me to compare the content of 2 revisions but I need a module that allows me to not only see the differences between revisions, ...
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Tracking changes of child entities (Revisions, Entity Reference)

Is there a way to track the changes of the child entities referenced from Entity Reference fields and to present these changes to the user when looking at the parent entity?
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How can I change view data after the query is executed but before it's output?

I tried hook_views_pre_render but it's not acting as I would have expected. What I'm doing is taking the view data after it has been executed, looking at the result, and then changing the result. ...
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revert to specific revision programmatically using rules

How would I set up a rule to be able to reset a node to their original state after for example flagging a node? I tried it but it seems that when you try to add an action to 'set a data value' rules ...
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programmatically creating a new node without a revision

I create new nodes programmatically this way: $node = new stdClass(); $node->type = "page"; node_object_prepare($node); $node->title = 'test'; $node->uid = 1; $node->changed_by = 1; ...
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How are node and node_revision tables related?

I've noticed that the following does not work to unpublish nodes: db_update('node') ->fields(array('status' => 0)) ->condition('nid', $array_of_nids, 'IN') ->execute(); But it ...
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How to get/view the head revision for all nodes within a time period?

I have a drupal site which has various different content types, all of which can have revisions. I want to be able to display somewhere, whether in a view or some kind of output, a snapshot of the ...
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Edit old revision without changing the current revision

I'm using revisions to keep a public archive of changes in my nodes. Is it possible for me to edit an old revision of a node (both the message and the fields) directly, and not change the current ...
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Get a list of revision IDs for any given entity?

What's the most uniform method for getting a list of revision IDs for any given entity, programmatically?
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Open node by version id in drupal 6

I am basically looking to view a node by it's version id (vid). I am not looking to load the node programmatically. For ex. Node id is "xyz" which can be loaded by /node/nid. I need something like ...
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hook_url_outbound_alter only for links in node body

I'm building a site with drafts/revisions as a major component. For now I'm using hook_url_outbound_alter to check if "/draft" is at the end of the current URL, and if so to append "/draft" to all ...
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Single node Views content pane for a content type with Workbench Moderation

I'm having some real head-scratching moments with Workbench Moderation and Views. I use Views Content Pane inside Panels Variants to display content of a single node. This node type has Workbench ...
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Drupal 7 Node Revisions per Role

I have created a new role 'news contributor'. I have created a new content type 'news'. The 'news contributor' role has permissions enabled to view, revert, delete revisions. However, this setting ...
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Edit content before publishing

How do I give an authenticate user the permission to edit some contents before publishing it. So currently he has the permission to edit it, but he has to publish it first and then he gets the edit ...
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Why do we duplicate field data in the field_revision_* tables when revisions are disabled?

Even with revisions turned off for a given content type, the field_revision_* tables for the fields each contain a single record that matches the corresponding record in the corresponding field_data_* ...
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Saving and Publishing nodes to different domains based on revision

Need some creative help (or obvious answer/new module I'm missing). Still rusty in Drupal, so bear with me here... Using: Domain Access, Revisioning, and custom module using hook_node_presave() ...
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Linkchecker and revision

I am using linkchecker and revisioning modules on a website with plenty of redirects. At the moment when linkchecker detects a redirect, it changes the link in the body field...This creates a new ...
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Get node revisions with a particular term

I've setup a Vocab which I'm using to tag content nodes, I'm also using revisioning. I want to use the tags to define different content revisions as a particular "document version". There will be a ...
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Do any comment modules play well with revisioning?

I'm faced with a situation where we need to keep track of which node revision a comment was made for, so that we can display whether the comment was made for a newer/older revision, or for the one ...
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How to show pending (unpublished) revision fields in views in Drupal 7?

I am using Drupal 7 and I have a CT with revisioning and workbench moderation enabled. I want to create a view for administrators, showing the latest revision of the nodes with various fields, even ...
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How do I display the author name of the newest revision of a node?

So far - when adding custom content to a panel using tokens - I can show author name and date of when a node was created, as well as the last-changed-date. But I can't seem to find the correct token ...
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How to implement revisioning in my own module?

In my module I store some node related data in a specific table of the database. Now I want to implement the revisioning system, so I create my_table_revision with the same information and a new ...
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Is it OK to remove field values or revisions by deleting individual lines from the field table in the database?

I have been testing my site (with revisions enabled) for several days now and I have noticed that my field related database tables are filling up with revision info. Can I simply delete these line ...
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Why entity_metadata_wrapper->save() doesn't update node's revision?

I'm developing a module to update nodes(enable revision). It looks like this. $nodes = node_load_multiple(array(), array('type' => $bundleType)); foreach ($ndoes as $node){ $w = ...
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Administration UI Notification of New Revisions

(Warning, new to Drupal) I'm customizing an administration theme to be designed to our needs. 1) One of the things we would like to have is a visual notification of a new REVISION (content needing ...
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How to Merge Revisions of single field for node-type

I've seen Node Merge type questions a lot lately researching for an answer, but my question is a bit more specific to "revisions" of nodes. Problem/origin: I disabled the Locale module at one point, ...
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How to get node content in an sql query?

I see that in D6 the node table has only the title of the node. How to query database to get the body (content) of a particular node? Update: I figured out the content bodies are stored in ...
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Does the 'field table' always hold the current value? Or is it only in newest revision?

As I understand it, the current value for every field can be found in corresponding data table (e. g. field_data_body) and the history of its changes in corresponding revision table ...
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How do I tell if the current revision is the published one

I'm loading each entity and trying to see whether or not the entity is the latest revision. $query = db_select($entity_items['revision table'], 'revision') ->fields('revision', ...
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Getting all revisions of an entity with EntityFieldQuery

I'm trying to get all revisions of an entity with EntityFieldQuery. Here's my code: function entity_hash_queue($entity_restrict = NULL) { if ($entity_restrict) { $entity_info = ...
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Can I avoid creating a new revision of every attached field upon entity save?

I have created a custom entity with several properties and several attached fields. When I load a instance of my custom entity, update a property of the entity (e.g UID) and save it a new revision of ...
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Module to suggest node revision to node author

Is there a module which facilitates functionality of allowing users to suggest node revision to author and author finally can publish the revised suggestion. Till the author is not accepting or ...
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How to change the url pattern of user revisions?

How can i change the url pattern of a user revision ? I want to change users/jon-doe/revisions/123/view to users/jon-doe/archive/123/view There is no option in pathauto to influence the url ...
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Get latest revision vid in views

I'm using the revisioning module to handle the status of nodes. As far as the nodes go, they've been working perfect and the work flow is exactly what I want. However, I'm running into an issue when ...
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How to Limit Node Revisions in Drupal7

I added the diff module that keeps all node Revisions (it seems that I can't limit the number of Revisions to keep). Is there a code I can use where I can set a limit of the number of Revisions to ...
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How can I moderate user's edits of user profile?

I need to create approval for editing a user's profile - I want all revisions to a profile to be subject to moderation. I have found module called User Revision, but that is not a solution for me as ...
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Delete old files from server when content is updated in Drupal7

When a node is updated by replacing a new file upload, old files exist on the server maintaining versions.I want delete old files from server when content is updated in Drupal7
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Drupal 7: Display Latest Revision's Author on the Admin Content Overview page with Admin Views Module

Does anyone know the methodology to display the author of the latest content revision, using the Admin Views module on the content overview page (e.g. /admin/content)? It's easy enough to display the ...
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Revision: “per node” version ID

I have revisions active for a content type, called e.g. "procedures". When a node of this type is revised, a new vid is assigned, which is a number independent of the number of revisions made on THAT ...
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Reset Drupal 7 Site: NIDs, Revision VIDs, Taxonomy Term and Categories, etc

Is there a way to keep an entire Drupal 7 site intact, excluding content? Basically after creating a test environment with many nodes, terms, revisions, etc, I would love to be able to delete all the ...
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how to prevent node revision update when node is updated?

I noticed that every time a node is updated, a timestamp column in node_revisions table is also updated for this node. I would like to change this behavior for "forum" content type and disable ...
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Drupal 7 delete current revision

I'd like to delete the current revision (made in error by an admin) for a list of nodes. On a test site - I've looked into re-using core functionality in my script, reverting to a previous revision, ...
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Node and revision id

I am working with a company setting up a drupal website. I am responsible for entering our product information into the drupal tables. I am having difficulty getting a straight answer/an answer that ...
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Are there any modules for Profile2 revisioning/moderation

We're using Workbench moderation, and have a new requirement to add revisioning to the profile2 content. The primary reason for this is ensure that users' profile data has some degree of moderation ...
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drupal get node revision by timestamp

I'm building a module that gets the value of a custom field based on a timestamp that a user clicked on it in the past. To not make it too specific and complex I simplified my question so other users ...
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Records with identical uid and timestamp in node_revision

I'm investigating an issue on a D7 site where a handful of node revisions have apparently gone missing. The issue was discovered on 3/5, and I just noticed in my node_revision table that several ...
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Creating a View of nodes with field for workbench moderation state without showing every revision?

I am trying to create a table view of nodes with fields for node title and moderation state. (There are other fields but I'm omitting them for simplicity). Currently, it's displaying a new table row ...
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Revisions/version control

I am using the Diff (http://drupal.org/project/diff ) module for Revisions. It displays the revisions by date/time. However, the client has asked for incremental version labelling. Can this be ...
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Version history/ revisioning

Is there a way to get drupal 7 to keep version history for every node/page without having to remember to select the "Create new revision" option every single time? Is there a module that improves ...