The block should not get cached.

This setting should be used:

  • For simple blocks (notably those that do not perform any db query), where querying the db cache would be more expensive than directly generating the content.
  • For blocks that change too frequently.

Related topics

16 uses of DRUPAL_NO_CACHE
BlockCacheTestCase::testNoCache in modules/block/block.test
BlockInvalidRegionTestCase::testBlockInInvalidRegion in modules/block/block.test
Tests that blocks assigned to invalid regions work correctly.
BlockTestCase::testBlockRehash in modules/block/block.test
Test _block_rehash().
block_add_block_form_submit in modules/block/
Form submission handler for block_add_block_form().
block_block_info in modules/block/block.module
Implements hook_block_info().

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includes/, line 127
Common functions that many Drupal modules will need to reference.


define('DRUPAL_NO_CACHE', -1)