Strange behaviour of drupal 6 triggers and CCK default values

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One of my drupal experience is to developing an application for a client.So i want to change the default behaviour of drupal after saving the post.I created a trigger which triggers after saving the post to Redirect the admin/content/node Url.But the bad behaviour is starts there.The application dont save default values,but after editing and save it saves the values.So i used a hook_nodeapi to get the values from submitted form and try to save it.But ‘mymodule_nodeapi’ not fires at all.Before that it redirect to the ‘triggered Url’.After many hours of  research, trial,  i found the redirect nature and Un assign the Trigger .Now it works perfectly.

Buti am not 100% sure if it only related to that trigger or some thing related to configuration of trigger.

i will update my further finding and experience of drupal as application frame work in future


custom cck check box and default values and label

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For making cck check box field with label and default value,tricky way is there.You must pass ‘Allowed values list:’ as a key value pair separated with ‘|’.



Then it shows proper label when editing the story.