4.6.x theme.inc theme_blocks($region)
4.7.x theme.inc theme_blocks($region)
5.x theme.inc theme_blocks($region)
6.x theme.inc theme_blocks($region)

Return a set of blocks available for the current user.


$region: Which set of blocks to retrieve.

Return value

A string containing the themed blocks for this region.

Related topics

1 call to theme_blocks()
chameleon_page in themes/chameleon/chameleon.theme
1 theme call to theme_blocks()
template_preprocess_page in includes/theme.inc
Process variables for page.tpl.php


includes/theme.inc, line 1651
The theme system, which controls the output of Drupal.


function theme_blocks($region) {
  $output = '';
  if ($list = block_list($region)) {
    foreach ($list as $key => $block) {

      // $key == <i>module</i>_<i>delta</i>
      $output .= theme('block', $block);

  // Add any content assigned to this region through drupal_set_content() calls.
  $output .= drupal_get_content($region);
  return $output;


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If you're looking for something similar to this with Drupal 7 look at block_get_blocks_by_region
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