Issue 167 - December, 4th 2014
From Our Sponsor
It's time to ease your Drupal development and code review. Find out how you can get started with the PhpStorm IDE to become more productive, writing reliable and readable code more quickly than ever before! In our recent webinar, we dig into how you can debug and deploy straight from the IDE, including some basic and advanced actions and Drupal-specific features that are available. Watch the video on-demand now!
Some interesting results from Kristian Polso research.
I have never liked this approach to SSL myself. Hopefully this change will encourage more sites that need SSL/TLS to use it for all connections.
Nice post on using autoloading with EntityDrupalWrapper from Deeson's Dan James.
A new module from Alex Pott. "The Configuration Installer is a installation profile that takes over the Drupal installer and allows sites to be created from existing configuration."
I haven't had a chance to try this module yet but contextual links are really great.
An alternative to EntityMetadataWrapper called Distill.
Another alternative to a old standard way of solving a problem. Probably worth a closer look.
A lightning talk by Lee Rowland about Drupal 8's ThirdPartySettingsInterface.
In this video Nick Schuch discusses the results compent of DrupalCI jobs.
Wanna get the word out about your great Drupal job? Get your job in front of hundreds of Drupal job seekers every day at Jobs.Drupal.Org.
Soapbox Communications Ltd London/GB
UCLA Health IT Los Angeles/CA/US
Electric Citizen US