Blog https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog.xml en Own your data (again) https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog/post/own-your-data-again <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Own your data (again)</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><a title="View user profile." href="/en/lakedropper/jurgen-haas" lang="" about="/en/lakedropper/jurgen-haas" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" class="username">Jürgen Haas</a></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 05/31/2018 - 14:03</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><blockquote> <p>My personal <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/gdpr">#gdpr</a> today, May 25th 2018: completed my project to get back all my data from <a href="https://twitter.com/Google">@Google</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/evernote">@evernote</a> et al and host it all by myself with <a href="https://twitter.com/Nextclouders">@Nextclouders</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/joplin">#joplin</a> and dozens of other <a href="https://twitter.com/OpenSourceOrg">@OpenSourceOrg</a> tools that come with the same convenience but with real privacy. Check!</p></div> Thu, 31 May 2018 12:03:21 +0000 Jürgen Haas 62 at https://www.lakedrops.com 3 minutes: Starting Drupal 8 project with a composer template https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog/post/3-minutes-starting-drupal-8-project-composer-template <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">3 minutes: Starting Drupal 8 project with a composer template</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><a title="View user profile." href="/en/lakedropper/jurgen-haas" lang="" about="/en/lakedropper/jurgen-haas" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" class="username">Jürgen Haas</a></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Fri, 12/08/2017 - 17:11</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Starting a new Drupal 8 project with the LakeDrops composer template only takes less than 3 minutes. And in that short period of time you're note only getting the code base but also a number of extra benefits:</p></div> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:11:52 +0000 Jürgen Haas 60 at https://www.lakedrops.com Welcome Matthias https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog/post/welcome-matthias <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Welcome Matthias</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><a title="View user profile." href="/en/lakedropper/jurgen-haas" lang="" about="/en/lakedropper/jurgen-haas" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" class="username">Jürgen Haas</a></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Mon, 12/04/2017 - 15:50</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>We are so glad to announce that <a data-entity-substitution="canonical" data-entity-type="user" data-entity-uuid="1a6bc92f-4052-4f39-9a45-407809991ce3" href="/en/lakedropper/matthias-walti" title="Matthias Walti">Matthias Walti</a> decided to join LakeDrops. He brings skills and experience in building e-commerce solutions, is a user experience expert and is well known for writing great content which is driven by his marketing background.</div> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 14:50:43 +0000 Jürgen Haas 59 at https://www.lakedrops.com How to skip row if parent entity does not exist during a Drupal 8 migration https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog/post/how-skip-row-if-parent-entity-does-not-exist-during-drupal-8-migration <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">How to skip row if parent entity does not exist during a Drupal 8 migration</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><a title="View user profile." href="/en/lakedropper/richard-papp" lang="" about="/en/lakedropper/richard-papp" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" class="username">Richard Papp</a></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 08/29/2017 - 18:23</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item">Drupal 8 lets you perform incremental migrations and update records that have changed since their last migration. If you meanwhile delete such records in Drupal 8 a migration update may break.</div> Tue, 29 Aug 2017 16:23:50 +0000 Richard Papp 58 at https://www.lakedrops.com Big DRD Update available: Automatic site updates and a ton of other improvements https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog/post/big-drd-update-available-automatic-site-updates-and-ton-other-improvements <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Big DRD Update available: Automatic site updates and a ton of other improvements</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><a title="View user profile." href="/en/lakedropper/jurgen-haas" lang="" about="/en/lakedropper/jurgen-haas" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" class="username">Jürgen Haas</a></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 07/04/2017 - 15:07</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><strong>Today's new release of Drupal Remote Dashboard (DRD) introduces a big new feature which allows anyone to manage Drupal site updates in a protected and automated framework without having to get any third party involved in the process. Just in time for Independence Day, July 4th 2017. For Drupal site owners this brings independence from external service providers without compromising quality of service or reaction time.</strong></p></div> Tue, 04 Jul 2017 13:07:14 +0000 Jürgen Haas 57 at https://www.lakedrops.com Prevent ambiguity in Drupal 8 migration source query https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog/post/prevent-ambiguity-drupal-8-migration-source-query <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Prevent ambiguity in Drupal 8 migration source query</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><a title="View user profile." href="/en/lakedropper/richard-papp" lang="" about="/en/lakedropper/richard-papp" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" class="username">Richard Papp</a></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 04/11/2017 - 19:48</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item">If you customize the database query in Drupal 8 migration source plugins, you may run into an integrity constraint violation. This can be resolved by setting an alias for the table.</div> Tue, 11 Apr 2017 17:48:38 +0000 Richard Papp 54 at https://www.lakedrops.com Migrate to Drupal 8 https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog/post/migrate-drupal-8 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Migrate to Drupal 8</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/2017-03/migration-tools_744x348.png?itok=KbiftYae" width="220" height="103" alt="Drupal 8 Migration" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-medium" /> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><a title="View user profile." href="/en/lakedropper/richard-papp" lang="" about="/en/lakedropper/richard-papp" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" class="username">Richard Papp</a></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 03/21/2017 - 20:54</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item">The first meeting of the Drupal User Group Bodensee (Lake Constance) in 2017 will be about migration to Drupal 8.</div> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 19:54:40 +0000 Richard Papp 53 at https://www.lakedrops.com Avoid self-definition in taxonomy term description when using the Onomasticon module https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog/post/avoid-self-definition-taxonomy-term-description-when-using-onomasticon-module <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Avoid self-definition in taxonomy term description when using the Onomasticon module</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><a title="View user profile." href="/en/lakedropper/richard-papp" lang="" about="/en/lakedropper/richard-papp" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" class="username">Richard Papp</a></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 01/24/2017 - 20:08</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item">The Drupal 8 module Onomasticon automatically displays the definition of taxonomy terms everywhere a term is used. However, you may want to avoid self-definition on the term's own page as its description is already visible without it.</div> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 19:08:39 +0000 Richard Papp 51 at https://www.lakedrops.com Add a link to call by skype in Drupal 8 https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog/post/add-link-call-skype-drupal-8 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Add a link to call by skype in Drupal 8</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><a title="View user profile." href="/en/lakedropper/richard-papp" lang="" about="/en/lakedropper/richard-papp" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" class="username">Richard Papp</a></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 01/10/2017 - 13:29</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item">Websites can use protocol handlers to provide a convenient way for users to open default applications directly from a web page. In Drupal you can add such handlers to the list of allowed protocols, e.g. in order to create a link for your visitors to directly call you by skype.</div> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:29:52 +0000 Richard Papp 42 at https://www.lakedrops.com Composer based Drupal projects can be fun https://www.lakedrops.com/en/blog/post/composer-based-drupal-projects-can-be-fun <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Composer based Drupal projects can be fun</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><a title="View user profile." href="/en/lakedropper/jurgen-haas" lang="" about="/en/lakedropper/jurgen-haas" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" class="username">Jürgen Haas</a></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Mon, 01/09/2017 - 17:25</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>As a team that had spend time and money for years in developing best practices for staging, deployment and operations of many Drupal sites on version 5 to 7, the all new Drupal 8 came with some surprises and challenges in 2015, when first alpha and then beta releases started to see the light. Where all of Drupal core  up to Drupal 7 had been exposed in the main project folder, all the contributed code from the Drupal community and third parties was located deep down in the code tree with custom code for the specific project sometimes was hard to separate from other contributions.</div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:25:57 +0000 Jürgen Haas 39 at https://www.lakedrops.com