Palantir CEO Tiffany Farriss recently keynoted MidCamp here in Chicago where she spoke about the economics of Drupal contribution. In it, she explored some of the challenges of open-source contribution, showing how similar projects like Linux have managed growth and releases, and what the Drupal Association might do to help push things along toward a Drupal 8 release. You can give her presentation a watch here.
The original DruCall was based on SIPml5 and released in 2013 as a proof-of-concept.
It would be great to take DruCall further in 2015, here are some of the possibilities that are achievable in GSoC:
Looking back on 2014, it was a great year of events and conversations with people in and around Acquia, open source, government, and business. I think I could happily repost at least 75% of the podcasts I published in 2014 as "greatest hits," but then we'd never get on to all the cool stuff I have been up to so far in 2015!
D8 theming first impression
Thu, 03/26/2015 - 20:11
After upgrading this site to a nice shiny Beta, I was itching to try themeing on Drupal 8, I have left off up to now as a few simple experiments showed me that even a simple sub-theme broke quickly under the pace of Drupal change, now though I should be able to upgrade any efforts and improvements without too much difficulty.
How to change solr search query for one facet using these modules: Search API, Search API solr, facet API, Facet API bonus and some custom code.