Issue 41 June 28, 2012
If you've been following along you know that I've been competing in 59DaysofCode, a competition for developers where you have 59 days to develop the best product you can muster. For me it was more like 14 days of code since a side project I was working went a little long. Non the less it was a great experience and though I did not walk away with the prize it was worth the work.
This week Dries wrote an article for the BBC that is worth a read if you are interested in Open Source Software. Chances are if you are reading this newsletter you should give it a look see.
Nice to see this T-shirt money being put to good use!
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I for one am very happy to see this work on responsive layouts happening. Very cool indeed.
Victor Kane is one of those dudes that you should pay attention to. I guess I should check out this book.
Excellent tip on overriding a Feature module with hooks. You should be doing it this way if you aren't already.
Tips n Tricks
Drupal Answers has some very good questions and answers that come up from time to time. I just bet there are some readers who have wondered about this one.
Tim Millwood shares a nice Drush tip for fixing images after moving to a multi-site Drupal setup. You'll probably wanna bookmark this if it's new to ya.
Thought I would link to the great Zen Grids project by John Albin Wilkins. Haven't had a chance to try it out but I've been hearing great things about it. Zen Grids is a responsive grid system built with Compass and Sass.
Yet another module I have not come across. Very handy indeed.
Nedjo Rogers and Rosemary Mann discuss the Open Outreach Distro.
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