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Tue, 08/26/2014 - 19:50
Although Webform module comes with limited integration to expose the submitted data in Views, it lacks the fine control to make View by Webform field as rows and columns. There is a workaround to achieve this though which I would like to briefly run through in this blog.Webform MySQL Views together with Data and Schema modules with a patch to Webform MySQL Views from issue #889306: Allow the...
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 17:13
Today we’re proud to announce the launch of Drupal Jobs, a career site dedicated completely to Drupal. The Drupal job market is hot (more on that in a moment) and we hope this new tool will help match the right talent with the right positions. For job seekers, you can start searching for positions by location, position, skill level and more. You can create a profile with your job preferences and...
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:33
A simple, responsive site built on Drupal 7 to serve as an online brochure for this Brighton-based management consultancy. Link to your site: AttexoCategories: CorporateCountries: United KingdomLanguages: EnglishDrupal Version: Drupal 7.x...
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:17
One challenge the Drupal community has faced for some time is a labor shortage. There are, quite simply, not enough skilled Drupal developers to go around. That's quite a problem when the Drupal market is continuing to grow steadily. One of the challenges to finding good Drupal talent is that Drupal has historically been, well, weird. And by "weird" I mean "entirely...
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 14:00
So at DrupalCon Austin I had a great time at the contribution sprints. I worked on some issues affecting Drupal.org, it was great fun! The issues we worked on over the week range from simple things through to some pretty difficult issues. Although Drupal core can always use more contributors, I would suggest that Drupal.org is also desperately short of contributors too.
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 13:10
In a Drupal site, if we have any module upgrade or configuration related work to be done in our live site, it is recommended to put the site in maintenance mode, so we can prevent end users from experiencing glitches.   When the site is operating in maintenance mode, any page request would return only maintenance message. Some pages are allowed to access though. The login functionality for...
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 10:27
Topic: DrupalThe notion that people contributing to Open Source don't get paid is false. Contributors to Open Source are compensated for their labor; not always with financial capital (i.e. a paycheck) but certainly with social capital. Social capital is a rather vague and intangible concept so let me give some examples. If you know someone at a company where you are applying for a job...
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 01:51
At PreviousNext we rely heavily on vagrant for development environments and phing for performing automated tasks to speed up site building and project development. These tools are hugely beneficial in the long run. In this blog we'll have a look at how we as drupal core developers can automate the tedious tasks like site install/ re-install, testing, coding standards validation and enable...
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 01:46
We held our most recent monthly board meeting last Wednesday, 20 August and we had a lot of news to report and a big agenda to cover. You can review the materials or check out the recording.  As the year continues to progress, our momentum as a team continues to build. We're accomplishing more and more with the community, which is fantastic to see. That said, it's also been a challenging year....
Mon, 08/25/2014 - 20:23
Baris Wanschers called me out, and here it is, my ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Thank you to the Drupal Community for 10 years of prosperity: I hope you take this challenge too, and find it in your heart to give to ALSA.org or a charitable organizations of your choice. This video is dedicated to Aaron Winborn. Aaron's family could also use your donations, as he is suffering from ALS. Finally, I...

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