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Wed, 08/19/2015 - 16:41
In this post, you will learn about inheritance in object-oriented PHP. You will understand when to use it and the benefits associated with its use. You will understand Method Overriding in PHP. You will also learn when to set the visibility of properties and methods to public, protected or private.
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 16:11
Last weekend I enjoyed the awesomeness of DrupalCamp Asheville. The Asheville Drupal User Group did an amazing job once again. It was a great camp filled with positive people and smart sessions. This time around I was lucky enough to deliver my own presentation, SVG: How To Have Fun Making Your Site Look Hot!. The session was filled with a great mix of people of all skill levels...
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 16:06
What's new with Drupal 8? Since the last Drupal 8 Core Update, Drupal 8 got a UI for responsive image mapping, a proposal for a new Drupal.org content model was put forward and a bunch of improvements were made to Drupal.org, notably: the first comment to an issue is now automatically generated to make it easier to see the original issue summary, test result output was improved, and it's now...
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 15:30
Today we are happy to present a new series teaching you how to Manage Drupal Sites with Pantheon, which is completely free thanks to the generous sponsorship of Pantheon. Pantheon is a great service for management your website development and launching your sites on an environment that has been optimized for Drupal.
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 13:39
TweetThe drupal_write_record function is used to insert or update a record in the database based on the schema of the table. It helps in executing less database query. Let's take a look at the function given below. DrupalDrupal 7Drupal Planet
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 10:04
19 Aug Stuart Clark At Realityloop I've been involved with some extremely complex site builds, varying from Commerce driven paywalls to fully fledged data reporting web applications. Yet, the hardest thing I've ever had to do is successfully sell automated testing to a client. And the reason for that is relatively simple; Tests are hard to...
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 08:15
Assume, I am able to print the gmap using Drupal code in a div. I would like this map to appear inside a fancybox and to be hidden on the website. I've managed to do it (fancybox works ok) however the map is not displayed correctly, I am getting "Javascript is required to view this map".   Here is an *experimental* method, that may allow you to successfully reboot a map.   // Init Fancybox
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 07:27
Links with hover styles on touch devices are a bit of a complication. In short, they don’t really exist on these devices. Creating fancy :hover styles can really add to the browser experience and help simplify your layout, but they simply will not work on a touch device. When a tablet or smartphone user taps your hover-styled link elements, the hover style shortly appears, and immediately the...
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 07:18
Configure SOLR for Spatial Search Setup ----------------------------------------------------   One of our projects requires the spatial search to find the closest records for given address OR zipcodes. So we decided to use SOLR for performing spaital search based on latitude & longitude for getting the closest records.   This blog describes on SOLR configuration for location based spatial...
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 07:00
Published: Wed, 08/19/15Download this episodeDrupal.org Prioritizing work on Drupal.org Drupal.org Roadmap Unblock Drupal 8 DrupalCI - testing infrastruture for Drupal code Localize.drupal.org upgrade to D7 Improve search Implement new documentation section and tools Two Factor Authentication Issue Credits Funding work D8Accelerate Ongoing Funding Work that is coming later Work that is coming...