Adding date information as a CCK field


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Adding date information as a CCK field

So we have seen how to put a Number field and quite honestly, it's very easy. You can look at all the different options of decimal points, float versus decimal as you like. But for now we are going to delete that Temp Content type and go back to our Person Content type that we'll use throughout this course. To delete this Content type, we go back up to Administer > Content > Content types and just hit the delete link right there and click on Delete. But if you want to use a field type besides Text and Number, you are in luck because the drupal.org website has many to choose from. Right now in our project we have only one custom content type called Person, which is only two fields, a first and last name. And both of those are simple text fields. We are going to get a Module that will let us give our people one additional piece of information, a date of birth.

The Module that does this is called, amusingly enough, Date. We are starting to get into some more complicated modul...

Adding date information as a CCK field
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Adding date information as a CCK field provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal 6: Online Presentation of Data

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