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Wed, 10/15/2014 - 09:33
Sometimes you could be in a fury when user picture gets deleted automatically with nothing being noticed as strange. Even this thread 935592 might not help you. Then you have come to right place. Ofcourse the culprit could be your call to user_save() somewhere. The actual issue might be, you are passing global user object instead of full account object. The first param of user_save() should be a...
Wed, 10/15/2014 - 01:06
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Wed, 10/15/2014 - 00:44
Search API has been my go-to module for building search pages for the last two years. Even if the client doesn't ask for anything fancy, I still download and install Search API, use Database Search for the index and Views for the page. If you start with Search API from the beginning, then it's easier to customise later on. The core Search module, on the other hand, is easy to setup but hard to...
Tue, 10/14/2014 - 20:22
Wow!!! As I think about the week spent in Amsterdam, I am in awe of the entire experience. This beautiful place has a very long and eventful history dating back to the 12th century, and was the perfect setting for DrupalCon Amsterdam 2014. As I think back upon the week, so many words come to mind that reflect emotions I felt while there: festivity, jubilance, liveliness, pride and treasure...
Tue, 10/14/2014 - 19:43
Drupal and many of the people who work with it are moving toward a configuration in code model of site development. One of the advantages of a config in code approach is that the code you add, share, and modify works for all the members of your team and across environments. Instead of everyone syncing databases (or passing around notes on how to update their environment because something changed...
Tue, 10/14/2014 - 18:51
In this quick tip, we’ll be installing a local instance of Drupal 8, beta 1. By the end, you’ll have a copy of Drupal that’s not only ready to be extended with Symfony bundles and other packages, but also ready to accept content and display it to end users. Step 1: Prepare EnvironmentContinue reading %Quick Tip: Up and Running with Drupal 8 in Under Five Minutes%
Tue, 10/14/2014 - 18:45
Here at OSTraining we've given significant coverage to Drupal Commerce. You can watch a video class with nearly 30 lessons and download a book, "Building E-commerce Sites with Drupal Commerce". However, Drupal Commerce is an enterprise-quality solution and a good number of OSTraining members have asked for simpler solutions. For those members, we often recommend the Payment module which makes...
Tue, 10/14/2014 - 18:04
This post was originally shared on the Drupal Association blog. DrupalCon Amsterdam has wrapped up, and now that we're over the jet lag, it's time to look back on one of the most successful DrupalCons to date. DrupalCon Amsterdam was the largest European DrupalCon yet, by far. Just to knock your socks off, here are some numbers: More than 2,300 attendees showed up to 120 sessions and nearly...
Tue, 10/14/2014 - 14:00
To complete my series on multilingual Drupal, here are some mini-lessons I've learnt. Some of them are are to improve the experience for administrators & translators, others cover obscure corners of code. The first few don't require any knowledge of code, but the later ones will be much more technical.

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