In such a time, i want to place blocks in sidebar region with the dynamic weight. It means the blocks should render in different position for each page request. I have searched and tried lots of method but unfortunately i can’t find proper method to do that. So i have decided to do that with some hacky way.
One of the most favourite and valuable features in drupal is multisite configuration, Drupal 8 provide simple way to create multisite it reduced lots of works. The following steps shows to configure multisite in drupal 8,
Drupal have proper UI to create nodes but programmer should know to create a node programmatically, It might need in a custom module or any scripts. The following code would help to create node with the image field in drupal 8,
I needed a way to check the currect user has permission to view the currect/particular page, Searched lot finally got the exact way, going to show the tricks to you in this blog.
Drupal has an api called " drupal_valid_path " , Normally it used to test the url is valid or not. but the trick is that, It also check the user has permission to view the currect/particular page.
We all know YAML is "a human friendly data serialization standard for all programming languages". In Drupal 8, the old .INFO files are now gone and have been replaced by YAML files - pronounced “yamel” (rhymes with camel). The following will show the tricks on strings,
Strings : Strings in YAML can be wrapped both in single and double quotes. In some cases, they can also be unquoted:
A string in YAML 'A singled-quoted string in YAML' "A double-quoted string in YAML"
Most of the times developers don't like the GUI, It makes feel lazy. Drupal has a tool (Drush) to do some management work from command line.
And also the installing the drupal site makes very lazy while doing with browser, The Drush has an option to install the full site with a single command.
The Following command will install the drupal in standard method,
drush site-install standard --account-name=admin --account-pass=[useruser_pass] --db-url=mysql://[db_user]:[db_pass]@localhost/[db_name]