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Barry Jaspan

Senior Architect
Acquia, Inc.

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Posted on mardi, le 28 avril 2009, 15h43 EDT
The Field API is major new functionality in Drupal 7 to provide custom data types just like CCK did for previous versions of Drupal. Field API became part of Drupal 7 February, 2009, but there is still plenty of work to do. We need your help, and Plus...
Posted on lundi, le 27 avril 2009, 15h00 EDT
The Field API is major new functionality in Drupal 7 to provide custom data types just like CCK did for previous versions of Drupal. The Field API team has written fairly thorough API documentation but that is more useful as reference material than Plus...
Posted on Samedi, le 25 avril 2009, 15h12 EDT
This is part five of my series, The DX Files: Improving Drupal Developer Experience. Today I am simply posting, verbatim, a message that a potential new Drupal developer sent me. The point here is just to understand how Drupal's DX influences the Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 5 novembre 2008, 13h56 EST
This is part four of my series, The DX Files: Improving Drupal Developer Experience. I started this series with fairly simplistic suggestions. They proved not very popular and some of them I agree were of questionable benefit due to PHP’s nature Plus...
Posted on mardi, le 12 août 2008, 12h07 EDT
This is part three of my series, The DX Files: Improving Drupal Developer Experience. This time, I’m suggesting changing some of Drupal’s most basic data structures and APIs by replacing anonymous arrays with well-defined data structures. I fully Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 16 juillet 2008, 08h45 EDT
With apologies to Gloria Jones and a variety of others... Sometimes I feel there has to be a way To improve securi-tay To automatically prevent attacks The bugs we fix seem not to help one bit To make the exploit-tays Not come back. They should Plus...
Posted on mercredi, le 2 juillet 2008, 13h50 EDT
This is part two of my series, The DX Files: Improving Drupal Developer Experience. Many Drupal APIs accept a boolean argument (TRUE or FALSE) to determine some behavior. I believe that practice should be banned in all but exceptional cases, Plus...
Posted on vendredi, le 16 mai 2008, 12h36 EDT
I am declaring a personal crusade to improve Drupal’s “Developer Experience,” which I hereby abbreviate as “DX.” read more Plus...
Posted on jeudi, le 1 mai 2008, 13h37 EDT
On April 24, Jeff Whatcott and I gave a 5-minute Drupal demonstration and Acquia pitch at the Web 2.0 Expo Launch Pad event. Here's the video (larger version here). read more Plus...
Posted on lundi, le 28 avril 2008, 17h04 EDT
At the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco last week I attended the session "Community Building: Good, Bad, and Ugly." More than anything else, it reminded me of the "Building Community" session hosted by Laura Scott of pingVision that I attended a year Plus...
Posted on mardi, le 8 avril 2008, 14h04 EDT
Acquia is starting to build Drupal demos and we’d like the community’s input on today's coolest Drupal capabilities to highlight. These demos will be targeted at people who have never heard about Drupal or maybe think it is "a blogging CMS." Right Plus...

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