I recently had the opportunity to migrate content from a Drupal 6 site to a Drupal 8 site. This was especially interesting for me as I hadn’t used Drupal 6 before. As you’d expect, there are some major infrastructure changes between Drupal 6 and Drupal 8. Those differences introduce some migration challenges that I’d like to share.
The Migrate module is a wonderful thing. The vast majority of node-based content can be migrated... - News from Planet Drupal
Imagine you have a view that lists upcoming events on your Drupal 8 site. There's a date filter that filters out any event who's start date is less than the current date. This works great until you realize that the output of the view will be cached in one or many places (dynamic page cache, internal page cache, varnish, etc). Once it's cached, views doesn't execute... - News from Planet Drupal
There is one significant trend that I have noticed over and over again: the internet's continuous drive to mitigate friction in user experiences and business models.
Since the internet's commercial debut in the early 90s, it has captured success and upset the established order... - News from Planet Drupal
As you may know, Drupal 6 has reached End-of-Life (EOL) which means the Drupal Security Team is no longer doing Security Advisories or working on security patches for Drupal 6 core or contrib modules - but the Drupal... - News from Planet Drupal
The easiest way to effectively test your Drupal 8 site - Behat 3 with the Behat Drupal extension is... - News from Planet Drupal
While, a drupal developer is working on a project, adding custom codes or functionalities is one of the unavoidable things to do. Otherwise known as extensions or modules in drupal. Drupal modules do not come packed with the core built of drupal and often has to be navigated and found on drupal.org. But is does not end there, you have to know the exact task or functionality the drupal module will add.
The solution to extensive module search may end... - News from Planet Drupal
In this article, I'll show how you can create a custom checkout pane for Drupal Commerce in Drupal 8. For this purpose, we'll... - News from Planet Drupal
As I write, we're in the midst of a big Ransomware attack. Millions of computers have been infected, with their data encrypted,... - News from Planet Drupal