HOOK_entity_presave: field not accessible

by Larzan   Last Updated December 15, 2017 20:07 PM

I have been brooding on this problem for a while now and i can't figure it out:

I am trying to retrieve and finally modify two values of my entity. With the first one (field_registro) it works, with the second one (field_final_note) it doesn't.

Both fields are of type Number (integer) with no restrictions.

This is how my hook looks like:

function mymodule_entity_presave(\Drupal\Core\Entity\EntityInterface $entity) {
  var_dump($entity->field_registro); // works
  var_dump($entity->field_final_note‎); // NULL
}

When i dump the whole entity i can see both fields (the second one should be empty and be set programatically, the first one has a user value).

See the dump here: https://pastebin.com/wcpyDt9h

I can see that there is clearly a difference in the structure, but i can't figure out WHY and HOW to fix it.

Can anybody point me in the right direction please?

Tags : 8 entities hooks


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