Acquia Podcast 23: Todd Tomlinson on "Pro Drupal 7 Development"

Customize Your Drupal Installation

Join me as I talk with Todd Tomlinson, author of the third version of "Pro Drupal Development" for Drupal 7, the Bible for Drupal developers. We talk about what's new in the book, what's changed, and new API changes for Drupal 7. Acquia podcast listeners can get a discount off of the e-book at by using the code 'PRODRUPAL7DEV25'.


Posted on by Ahmet Ince (not verified).

Purchased the book. Tried to install Drupal but I am sorry to say Installing Drupal section starting page 258 thro 260 is not clear at all. I got stuck on page 259 "Creating the settings.php.file" as I could not find a default.settings.php filE, therefore could not complete the installation. So this book is no use to me.
After all night struggle I GAVE UP! I find it amazing that people can write such a good book but cannot be clear how to install drupal line by line, if necessary with screen shots. Thanks anyway.

Posted on by Dave Myburgh.

If you searched Google for "Drupal install settings.php" you'd have this page come up first: https:// Someone, somewhere has usually solved the more common problems so always search and use "Drupal" in the search query. The community is the best resource you have for working with Drupal.

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