Drupal 8 will actively complain when your site does not have a hash_salt configured, which usually gets generated when installing the site. (The complaint, mind you, might be fairly obscure; your site might just say "The website encountered an unexpected error. Please try again later." Depending on your error reporting settings, the message might be a bit more helpful). If, for example, you "install"... - News from Planet Drupal
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Every six months, Drupal releases a new version.
Drupal 8.6 is not ready yet and is scheduled for release on September 5.
However, we already know what features will be in the final version. A Release Candidate is now available and at this point, the core is frozen and no new features will... - News from Planet Drupal
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Drupal Console and Drush are two command line (CLI) tools built for Drupal. For a long time Drush was the only CLI tool and it was very useful for managing Drupal sites. Common tasks you’d do with Drush are rebuild caching, installing sites, import/export configuration and so much more.
Then Drupal Console came onto the scene and offered other goodies... - News from Planet Drupal
- to revolutionize publishing, with a new rewarding model in an environment which can build trust and allows community governance.
- to... - News from Planet Drupal
Since starting to work with Laravel as well as Drupal and Symfony, watching Adam Wathan’s Refactoring to Collections course as well as lessons on Laracasts, I’ve become a fan of Laravel’s Illuminate Collections and the object-orientated pipeline approach for interacting with PHP arrays.
In fact I’ve given... - News from Planet Drupal
I came across the following error the other day on a client's Drupal 8 website:
LogicException: The controller result claims to be providing relevant cache metadata, but leaked metadata was detected. Please ensure you are not rendering content too early.
Leaked? That sounded bad. Rendering content too early? I... - News from Planet Drupal
Apache Solr is a very popular open source search platform, based on the Java Lucene Library. Solr is very stable, scalable and reliable and provides a wide set of core search functions. Solr creates an index of the available documents and then you can query Solr to return the most relevant ones for your search.
For Drupal users, it is possible... - News from Planet Drupal
At Mediacurrent, we hear a lot of questions — from the open source community and from our customers — about website accessibility. What are the must-have tools, resources, and modules? How often should I test? To address those and other top FAQs, we hosted a webinar with front end developers Ben Robertson and Tobias Williams, back end developer Mark Casias, and UX designer Becky Cierpich.
The question that drives all others is this: Why should one care about web... - News from Planet Drupal
Feature close-up: Time schedule of actions
The administrative interface for Drupal is notoriously intimidating for content editors who are new to the platform. I do a lot of... - News from Planet Drupal