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7 Books You Need When Starting To Learn Drupal 8

When I first heard that Drupal was going to be a fundamental change in the entire architecture by being based on the Symfony framework for version 8, I was a bit concerned that I would not be able to get up to speed on the new features quickly. I actually sat on the sidelines about remaining in Drupal development during the alpha and most of the beta phases. I dabbled in some of the releases but d... more »
For the Record: Logging in Drupal 8 r0nn1ef Fri, 02/17/2017 - 18:38
One of the most frustrating things about Drupal 8 is figuring out how to do things "the new way". watchdog() had been my faithful friend all through my development in D7. But, as famous Jedi once said, "You must unlearn what you have learned." Out with the old … In Drupal 8, watchdog() has been removed and replaced by a PSR-3 logging interface which is implemented as a Services. Out of the box, D8... more »

Scuba: Drupal Style

Over the past few months, I've been enjoying my other passion, scuba diving. At the end of each dive comes the boring part ... logging the dive. Most everything is kept in my dive computer, but I still have to download it to my laptop using the manufacturer's dive log software which doesn't have the best UI experience in the world but it works. There are a couple of problems with it, more like one... more »
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