Talking Drupal
Talking Drupal is a weekly chat about web design and development by a group a guys with one thing in common, we love Drupal. With hosts Stephen Cross, Jason Pamental, John Picozzi and Nic Laflin. Recorded weekly in a Google Hangout at www.TalkingDrupal.com

In episode #121 we hear about Drupal Con NA from John's perspective.  www.talkingdrupal.com

TOPICS:

  • Driesnote
  • Drupal 8 Update
  • Market Perspective
  • Survey
  • Initiatives

MODULE OF THE WEEK:

Better Formats

www.drupal.org/project/better_formats

8.x & 7.x (needs more testing for a stable release)

  • Set allowed text formats per field.
  • Set default order of text formats per field.
  • Hide format tips per role.
  • Hide more format tips link per role.
  • Hide format selection per role per entity.
  • Currently only works on Field API fields on fieldable entities implementing core style text processing. The good thing is that is most things in core and contrib.

 

 

Direct download: TalkingDrupal120.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EDT

In episode #119 we talk about changes in Drupal 8 that are related to performance and caching.  www.talkingdrupal.com/119


TOPICS:

  • Drupal 7 Caching
  • Drupal 8 - Cache Tags
  • Drupal 8 - Dynamic Page Cache
  • External Cache Setup - Varnish
  • Big Pipe


MODULES:

MODULE OF THE WEEK:

iFrame
www.drupal.org/project/iframe
A custom field, which lets you add a complete iframe to your content types; including Src-URL, setting width and height, optionally a title above, and optionally a target attribute.

GUESTS:

Stephen Cross - www.ParallaxInfoTech.com @stephencross

John Picozzi - www.oomphinc.com @johnpicozzi

Nic Laflin - www.nLighteneddevelopment.com @nicxvan

 

Direct download: TalkingDrupal119.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:46pm EDT