4.7.x comment.module comment_multiple_delete_confirm()
5.x comment.module comment_multiple_delete_confirm()
6.x comment.admin.inc comment_multiple_delete_confirm(&$form_state)
7.x comment.admin.inc comment_multiple_delete_confirm($form, &$form_state)

List the selected comments and verify that the admin wants to delete them.


$form_state: An associative array containing the current state of the form.

Return value

TRUE if the comments should be deleted, FALSE otherwise.

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1 string reference to 'comment_multiple_delete_confirm'
comment_admin in modules/comment/comment.admin.inc
Menu callback; present an administrative comment listing.


modules/comment/comment.admin.inc, line 195
Admin page callbacks for the comment module.


function comment_multiple_delete_confirm($form, &$form_state) {
  $edit = $form_state['input'];

  $form['comments'] = array(
    '#prefix' => '<ul>',
    '#suffix' => '</ul>',
    '#tree' => TRUE,
  // array_filter() returns only elements with actual values.
  $comment_counter = 0;
  foreach (array_filter($edit['comments']) as $cid => $value) {
    $comment = comment_load($cid);
    if (is_object($comment) && is_numeric($comment->cid)) {
      $subject = db_query('SELECT subject FROM {comment} WHERE cid = :cid', array(':cid' => $cid))->fetchField();
      $form['comments'][$cid] = array('#type' => 'hidden', '#value' => $cid, '#prefix' => '<li>', '#suffix' => check_plain($subject) . '</li>');
  $form['operation'] = array('#type' => 'hidden', '#value' => 'delete');

  if (!$comment_counter) {
    drupal_set_message(t('There do not appear to be any comments to delete, or your selected comment was deleted by another administrator.'));
  else {
    return confirm_form($form, 
    t('Are you sure you want to delete these comments and all their children?'), 
    'admin/content/comment', t('This action cannot be undone.'), 
    t('Delete comments'), t('Cancel'));