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In a series of blog posts I am going to present our new tool for doing drupal deploys. It is developed internally in the ops-team in Wunderkraut Sweden , and we did that because of when we started doing Drupal 8 deploys we tried to rethink how we mostly have done Drupal deploys before, because we had some issues what we already had.
An attempt to present core development concepts in a real-word practical way, to go past any hype and show why those patterns and concepts give developers value: Discussed today are the decorator pattern
The developers of Wunderkraut have worked hard on digging up fun and exciting surprises about Drupal since the last edition was published. Now that Drupal 8 is just around the corner, I expect that this will be the last edition of gotchas about Drupal 7 - brace yourself for new ones in Drupal 8!
We are HUGE fans of simplicity, automation and open source. Here's one of our solutions for keeping track of Drupal module versions, custom/contrib code, deploying and taking backups. And more!
There are many great git workflows out there, but sometimes you just can't find the one that perfectly fits your needs. For us the need rised in the support & continous development where our projects and workflows weren't that simple and clear. No existing workflow fit our need and after testing and reviewing many we decided to start working on our own.
Lets have a look at how to build advanced search functions, such as filtering, when using Google Site Search with your Drupal site.
Or how I made sense of The Norwegian Mapping Authority's place name database
Drupal 8 is coming, is PHP community ready?