Skip to content Skip to navigation

Tips and Tricks

Git: Find the First Tag Containing a Specified Keyword

Photo of John Bickar Posted by John Bickar on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 8:00am

Today's post is a quick tutorial how to use "git grep" and "git tag" to find the earliest tag that contains a particular line of code.


TL;DR: use:


git grep <regexp> $(git rev-list --all)...

DrupalCon 2016: Caryl’s Highlights

Caryl Westerberg Posted by Caryl J Westerberg on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 4:54pm

DrupalCon (Drupal Conference) 2016 marked the 3rd DrupalCon that I attended. With Drupal 8 released, I felt it was time to go to the conference and kick the tires.


Held in historic New Orleans, I not only learned more about Drupal 8, but I learned about the beignets,...

Hiding the WebAuth Login Block

Cynthia Mijares Posted by Cynthia Mijares on Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 9:06am

Want to hide or move the WebAuth login block on your website? On Stanford Sites the login block is in the left sidebar by default giving the administrator easy access to log in and make changes to their website. As an administrator you have the option to move this block to a...

Drupal 8 REST Requests

Photo of John Bickar Posted by John Bickar on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 8:25am

In November, 2015, the Stanford Web Services team got to dive into Drupal 8 during a weeklong sprint. I was excited to look at the RESTful web services that Drupal 8 gives out-of-the-box; what follows is my documentation of the various types of requests supported, required...

Update status for your custom features

Shea McKinney Posted by Shea Ross McKinney on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 9:14am

Not all modules belong on Drupal.org


Over time Stanford Web Services has built a large library of custom modules, features, and themes. Some of the work made its way back to Drupal.org, but some of it is specific to...

Drupal 8 - A Festivus for the REST of Us

Posted by Greg Garvey on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 8:05am

The development team was recently given the opportunity to stand up a Drupal 8 REST server with the intent of improving on our D7 content server, learning what's new with the framework and seeing how our content types would fit into the revised architecture. Having just attended...

Granular Feature Development

Shea McKinney Posted by Shea Ross McKinney on Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 12:19pm

Creating a Drupal Feature is easy. Creating a Drupal Feature that everyone can use is really hard.


Features, as in the Features module, allows you to very easily export something that you have created in a...

Managing Content on Your Drupal Website

Cynthia Mijares Posted by Cynthia Mijares on Monday, November 2, 2015 - 7:00am

Our team created the Stanford Sites Jumpstart service to help website owners focus their energy on what matters most: their content. To do this, Jumpstart includes a dashboard for simple content maintenance. This "Manage Content...

Module of the Day: WebAuth Extras

Photo of John Bickar Posted by John Bickar on Monday, September 28, 2015 - 10:30am

Today I'm going to review the features and functionality of the WebAuth Extras module. It extends the venerable WebAuth Module for Drupal (WMD), which offers single-sign on (SSO...

Module of the Day: Stanford Events Importer

Caryl Westerberg Posted by Caryl J Westerberg on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 9:00am

Stanford Events is Stanford University's central calendar. It's widely used by departments, organizations, and student groups to promote events to the public and members of our campus community, and it provides a valuable resource for...

Pages

Subscribe to Tips and Tricks