The accepted answer here by marcvangend explains how to it with
hook_menu_alter. His method works, even if you skip step one (the block View).
But just out of interest: Can you do this by means of
So far, I've tried to put the following in
$items['node/%node/delete'] = array( 'title' => 'Delete', 'access callback' => TRUE, 'type' => MENU_LOCAL_TASK, );
However, that did not have any effect.
(Just to make clear, I just want the "Delete" tab, pointing to this existing path
node/%node/delete. I don't want to put a view on it.)