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Drupal example source code file (rules_scheduler.module)

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The rules_scheduler.module Drupal example source code

<?php
// $Id: rules_scheduler.module,v 1.1.2.5 2009/07/13 13:34:27 fago Exp $


/**
 * @file
 * Rules scheduler module.
 */

// Path definition for scheduling page
define('RULES_SCHEDULER_PATH', RULES_ADMIN_SET_PATH .'/scheduling');

/**
 * Implementation of hook_cron().
 */
function rules_scheduler_cron() {
  // Do max 30 rule sets
  //TODO: make this configureable
  $result = db_query_range("SELECT * FROM {rules_scheduler} WHERE date < '%s'", gmdate('Y-m-d H:i:s'), 0, 30);

  while ($row = db_fetch_object($result)) {
    rules_include('rules');
    $vars = rules_unpack_variables(unserialize($row->arguments));

    if ($vars) {
      // Invoke the rule set
      $args = $vars['data'];
      array_unshift($args, $row->set_name);
      call_user_func_array('rules_invoke_rule_set', $args);
    }
    db_query("DELETE FROM {rules_scheduler} WHERE tid = %d", $row->tid);
  }
}

/**
 * Implementation of hook_menu().
 */
function rules_scheduler_menu() {
  $items = array();
  $items[RULES_SCHEDULER_PATH] = array(
    'title' => 'Scheduling',
    'type' => MENU_LOCAL_TASK,
    'page callback' => 'rules_scheduler_scheduling',
    'access arguments' => array('administer rules'),
    'file' => 'rules_scheduler.admin.inc',
  );
  $items[RULES_SCHEDULER_PATH .'/%rules_scheduler_tid/delete'] = array(
    'title' => 'Delete a scheduled task',
    'type' => MENU_CALLBACK,
    'page callback' => 'drupal_get_form',
    'page arguments' => array('rules_scheduler_delete_task', 4),
    'access arguments' => array('administer rules'),
    'load arguments' => array(4),
    'file' => 'rules_scheduler.admin.inc',
  );
  return $items;
}

/**
 * Load a task by a given task ID.
 */
function rules_scheduler_tid_load($tid) {
  $result = db_query("SELECT * FROM {rules_scheduler} WHERE tid = %d", $tid);
  $task = db_fetch_array($result);
  return $task;
}

/**
 * Implementation of hook_views_api().
 */
function rules_scheduler_views_api() {
  return array(
    'api' => 2.0,
    'path' => drupal_get_path('module', 'rules_scheduler') .'/includes',
  );
}

/**
 * Schedule a task by inserting it into the database.
 *
 * @param $rule_set_name
 *   The machine readyble name of the rule set to be scheduled.
 * @param $date
 *   Timestamp when the rule set should be executed.
 * @param $task_identifier
 *   User provided string to identify the task within this rule set.
 * @param $arg_info
 *   Array that contains information and structure of argument variables.
 * @param $arguments
 *   Array of data for the given variables, in the same order as in $arg_info.
 * @param $log
 *   Boolean flag to indicate whether the Rules log is available or not.
 */
function rules_scheduler_schedule_task($rule_set_name, $date, $task_identifier = "", $arg_info = array(), $arguments = NULL, $log = FALSE) {
  $pack = rules_pack_variables($arg_info, $arguments);
  if ($pack !== FALSE) {
    if (!empty($task_identifier)) {
      // If there is a task with the same identifier and rule set,
      // we replace it, so we run a delete query first.
      db_query("DELETE FROM {rules_scheduler} WHERE set_name = '%s' AND identifier = '%s'", $rule_set_name, $task_identifier);
    }
    $rules_date = new rules_data_type_date();
    $date = $rules_date->check_value(array('label' => 'execution date'), $date);
    drupal_write_record('rules_scheduler', $task = array(
        'date' => $date,
        'set_name' => $rule_set_name,
        'arguments' => $pack,
        'identifier' => $task_identifier,
    ));
  }
  elseif ($log) {
    rules_log(t('Packing arguments for scheduling the rule set %set failed.', array('%set' => $rule_set_name)), TRUE);
  }
}

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