function fp_get_alert_count_by_type

6.x fp_get_alert_count_by_type($account = NULL)
7.x fp_get_alert_count_by_type($account = NULL)

Returns back the total, read, and unread numbers previously calculated to see if we need to place a badge next to the bell icon at the top of the screen. If unset, we will call the recalculate function.

3 calls to fp_get_alert_count_by_type()
alerts_menu_handle_replacement_pattern in modules/alerts/alerts.module
implements hook_menu_handle_replacement_pattern
engagements_menu_handle_replacement_pattern in modules/engagements/engagements.module
implements hook_menu_handle_replacement_pattern
fp_render_top_nav_content in includes/
Returns the HTML for the top navigation content of the screen itself.


includes/, line 2429
This file contains misc functions for FlightPath


function fp_get_alert_count_by_type($account = NULL) {
  global $user;
  if ($account === NULL) {
    $account = $user;

  if ($account->id == 0) {
    return FALSE;

  if (!isset($_SESSION ['fp_alert_count_by_type_last_check'])) {
    $_SESSION ['fp_alert_count_by_type_last_check'] = 0;

  // Should we recalculate again?  
  $test = time() - intval(variable_get('recalculate_alert_badge_seconds', 30));

  if ($_SESSION ['fp_alert_count_by_type_last_check'] < $test) {
    unset($_SESSION ['fp_alert_count_by_type']); // this will force us to recalculate.    

  if (!isset($_SESSION ['fp_alert_count_by_type'])) {

  return $_SESSION ['fp_alert_count_by_type'];