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Drupal Watchdog: Outed in Austin

Planet Drupal - Tue, 2014/07/22 - 3:26am

Today, my cover was blown.

If you came across this photo on your Facebook account or Twitter feed and you’ve been wondering – or furiously texting friends who were in Austin last month – “Is that really...?” or “Was he...” and “Did you meet him?”

The answer is:

No. Howard Stern did not attend DrupalCon as a Drupal Watchdog secret agent. (Although we did hear a rumor that he was in Austin at the time, taping an episode of America’s Got Talent, and that he just might put in a surprise appearance at the Convention Center.)

In fact, I can say with some certainty – having been a guest on his show – that Howard wouldn’t know Drupal from poopal.

Truly, that was I in the photo: Ronnie Ray, your fearless Watchdog blogster.

So now you know. But kindly keep this information on the QT.

Although if you or your company want a Howardish presence at DrupalCon Amsterdam, feel free to send checks, cash, a NYC-Amsterdam round-trip airline ticket (and Howard only flies first class, alas) to R. Brawer, c/o this magazine.

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FiveRDesign: Drupal HowTo: Turn Off The "Read More" In Commerce Product Displays

Planet Drupal - Tue, 2014/07/22 - 2:00am
A post describing how to overcome the obscureness of how to turn off the read more option on the body field of Drupal Commerce product displays.
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PreviousNext: Easy improvements for Drupal content editors using contrib

Planet Drupal - Tue, 2014/07/22 - 1:00am

Get started with some quick and easy ways to improve the content editor experience, using contributed modules.

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Forum One: Getting Started With Drupal 8 Code

Planet Drupal - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 10:18pm

Want to get started with Drupal 8 coding, but not sure where to begin?

Fear not! That’s exactly how I felt before I jumped down the rabbit hole by attending my first Drupal 8 code sprint, organized by the Forum One team earlier this month. Others there seemed to be in the same place I was in – which is to say that what we anticipated to be a quick installation actually turned into a lot of time spent that I’d have rather spent contributing!

To spare the next person from this experience I have created a friendly slideshow to guide you through the setup and installation process of getting Drupal 8 up-and-running locally.

Enjoy! And if you have any suggestions for enhancements, please leave them in the comments below

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Drupal Commerce: Converting Your Existing Platform.sh Development Environment to a Makefile

Planet Drupal - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 9:28pm

One of the most exciting features of Platform.sh is it’s ability to use Drush makefiles to rapidly prototype sites. By default, new projects can start with a makefile that will automatically add Commerce Kickstart or vanilla Drupal. Then, using the makefile, you can add new modules, themes, and libraries, by simply adding a few lines to the makefile and commiting. When you push the changes to your platform, the entire site will be rebuilt. Plus, whenever you’re in “makefile mode” any extra files that are in the root of the respository get pushed into sites/all/default. So if you have any custom modules, you can just stick them in modules/ and they’ll end up in sites/all/default/modules. This can make your code bases not only small, but far more manageable. You can convert a site that isn’t a makefile into a makefile. And in this post, that’s exactly what we’re going to do.

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clemens-tolboom pushed to 8.x at build2be/drupal-rest-test

On github - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 5:45pm
July 21, 2014 clemens-tolboom pushed to 8.x at build2be/drupal-rest-test

Mediacurrent: 10 Reasons Enterprise Marketers Choose Drupal

Planet Drupal - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 5:43pm

As marketers, you understand the importance of having a system that promotes ease and efficiency when it comes to implementing marketing processes. You want to create content once and use it over and over in different ways to create contextual user experiences. 

Drupal provides you with a variety of powerful, integrated tools to not only help you understand who you visitors are and what they want to accomplish, but to also dig deeper into their interactions, engagements and habits with your site. 

Here are just a few reasons why enterprise marketers adopt Drupal. 
 

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clemens-tolboom pushed to feature/documentation-patch at build2be/drupal

On github - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 5:22pm
July 21, 2014 clemens-tolboom pushed to feature/documentation-patch at build2be/drupal
  • c76265e Remove create_entity from relation routes.

Phase2: Talking Mapping at the 2014 ESIP Summer Meeting

Planet Drupal - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 4:43pm

Last week I had the opportunity to present at the Federation of Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) Summer Meeting held in Copper Mountain, CO. The Summer Meeting is a gathering of IT professionals from across several different agencies such as NASA, NOAA and USGS. Each year, the group comes together to talk about the challenges that they each face while trying to engage and support the scientific community.

When I got in on Wednesday a few of us got together to talk about how to kickstart the Science on Drupal group. While there’s been a science presence in the Drupal community for several years now in one form or another, there’s been a recent interest in pooling resources together to make a larger group. We had a great time strategizing how to grow the group over chips and salsa.

For my presentation, I went over various different tools for doing online mapping work, both with native Drupal tools and other toolsets.

One of the big challenges that this community has to face is how to work with large datasets that don’t fit neatly into a typical Drupal site. For my part, we spent a lot of time going over how to leverage tools like D3, CartoDB, GeoServer, and Mapbox to connect to data outside of Drupal and provide meaningful interaction with it.

They also exposed me to DEIMS, a Drupal distribution that they had collaborated on that also features some interesting ways to interact with external data. There was a great presentation at Drupalcon Austin on the distribution that’s definitely worth checking out.

If you’re interested in catching the presentation, the slides are posted on Github and the video is here. If you’re interested in catching up with what’s going on with the Drupal in Science working group, check out their page on groups.drupal.org.

Thanks again to Adam Shepherd and the rest of the ESIP Drupal Working Group for inviting me out to hang out and learn from their experiences.

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Drupal core announcements: Work on Drupal 8 at major core sprints, August 7-10

Planet Drupal - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 4:22pm

This summer is an important time to help get Drupal 8 done, so there is no good reason to skip getting together. We are holding two Drupal 8 sprints at the same time on August 7 to 10: one in North America at TCDrupal, and one in Europe at Drupalaton. Sprinters from both events will collaborate on Drupal 8 issues.

Join jthorson, xjm, alexpott, Crell, mtift, YesCT, and other lead Drupal 8 developers at Twin Cities DrupalCamp (North America) or dawehner, swentel, fago, Wim Leers, rteijeiro, lewisnyman, emma.maria and Gábor Hojtsy among others at Drupalaton (Europe). Read more in the event announcement.

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clemens-tolboom deleted branch feature/modulehandler at clemens-tolboom/drush

On github - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 2:13pm
clemens-tolboom deleted branch feature/modulehandler at clemens-tolboom/drush July 21, 2014

clemens-tolboom closed issue nikic/PHP-Parser#117

On github - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 1:40pm
July 21, 2014 clemens-tolboom closed issue nikic/PHP-Parser#117 Parser fails on yield

clemens-tolboom commented on issue nikic/PHP-Parser#117

On github - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 1:40pm
July 21, 2014 clemens-tolboom commented on issue nikic/PHP-Parser#117

ic ... I'm running on 5.4.29 using https://github.com/clemens-tolboom/uml-generator-php on a Drupal 8 code tree ... so I am unaware of its vendor/ …

clemens-tolboom commented on issue nikic/PHP-Parser#117

On github - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 12:56pm
July 21, 2014 clemens-tolboom commented on issue nikic/PHP-Parser#117

This should be fixed by #35 ... we are using "nikic/php-parser": "1.0.*@dev", so not sure what's happening.

clemens-tolboom opened issue nikic/PHP-Parser#117

On github - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 12:52pm
July 21, 2014 clemens-tolboom opened issue nikic/PHP-Parser#117 Parser fails on yield

clemens-tolboom opened issue clemens-tolboom/uml-generator-php#51

On github - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 12:45pm
July 21, 2014 clemens-tolboom opened issue clemens-tolboom/uml-generator-php#51 Add option to skip files

clemens-tolboom pushed to feature/documentation-patch at build2be/drupal

On github - Mon, 2014/07/21 - 12:27pm
July 21, 2014 clemens-tolboom pushed to feature/documentation-patch at build2be/drupal
  • 7a9fae8 Issue #2305569 by fago: Fixed Follow-up to context definitions: Remov…
  • 2b3cf00 Issue #733054 by jhodgdon, mkalkbrenner, amitgoyal, ndewhurst: Fixed …
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