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Recent Discussions, News, Events

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The Future of Drupal - Webinar

2020-06-25 16:00 - 17:00 Europe/London
Event type: 
Training (free or commercial)

Right now, more than 700,000 websites are still using Drupal 7. Yet, from November 2021, Drupal 7 and 8 will no longer get updates, bug fixes or security patches. Released in June 2020, Drupal 9 will become the standard platform all organisations must use - but how can you get there?

Join experts from Acquia, Cyber-Duck, SureCloud and The Drupal Association as we talk about the future of Drupal. Discover how, when and why your business should upgrade to Drupal 9. Our webinar will discuss:

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Srupal.Surf Camp Santa Cruz, Ca

2018-10-20 10:00 - 2018-10-23 10:00 America/Los_Angeles
Event type: 
Drupalcamp or Regional Summit

The coolest event before BADcamp
Just before BADcamp we organise the second edition of Drupal Surf Camp, this time in the famouse surf spots of Santa Cruz California.

After the great success of Drupal Surf Camp in Ericeira that happed this year just before Drupal Developer Days Lisbon.

We'll do it again, the second edition will take place from 20 to 23 October just on top of BADcamp California.

And we have found the perfect spot for you, Santa Cruz, CA.

Be the first to enjoy this in America

Signup trough https://drupal.surf

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Calling all intermediate/expert Drupal and PHP developers to join us in fighting homelessness!

2018-06-23 11:00 - 17:00 UTC
Event type: 

Calling all advanced and intermediate Drupal and PHP developers to join the fight against homelessness this Saturday June 23rd!

Help contribute to HopeOneSource’s (Hope with Love) nonprofit mission to increase access to local services for those in need which has helped reduce overall homelessness in DC since this Drupal based tech solution launched 2.5 years ago.

This code sprint will help ensure the platform scales beyond DC to help those who are most vulnerable in other regions gain access to the vital and often life-saving services and resource they need.

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Driving directions from current location

I want to allow my customers to add locations to their page resulting in a map showing all the locations. Then when a user clicks on a location marker they will be provided with directions to that location from their current location. Ideally, the source for the directions would be a Google map popup or new window.

The modules I have been working with are:

Get Locations
Geofield map

I am using Drupal 7.53, but it would be nice if the solution was compatible with Drupal 8.


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grubshka_v2's picture

Synchonize list of locations currently visible on the screen

Hi there,

I tested different mapping modules, and loved IP Geolocation Views & Maps, but I can use another one if I manage to do everything I need :-).

I'm making a website for a movie production association.
I need to show different projections of the movie, so I made nodes for projection rooms, and node for projections (maybe they'll become entities, but that's not the point here).

I made a map with my projections, grouped by projection rooms, and the list aside. I also partly managed to detect user location, and center the map on it, with a default radius.

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Pol's picture

Openlayers and Leaflet update

Hi all,

Since the month of September of 2014, I started working on a new version of Openlayers, find the roadmap here and feel free to participate.

Last week, after 10 months of development, I made a summer cleanup of the code again, added the missing bits and finalized the API.
I feel that the module has never been so stable since.

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Hackfest April 21, 2015: OpenLayers 3, Leaflet, and the new Mapping Object Model

A colleague and I are doing a drupal mapping day next Tuesday, all day long 4AM-5PM EST, where we are tackling the following:



  • Install and play with the new OL3 module (based on the new Drupal 8 Mapping Object Model & API) - https://www.drupal.org/project/openlayers
  • Install and play with the Leaflet project based on the same Object Model - https://www.drupal.org/sandbox/pol/2399051
  • Do a little documentation on install/using OL3, using new Leaflet, and the D8 Drupal 8 Mapping Object Model & API - https://www.drupal.org/node/2402479
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    I am developing a media portal on Drupal and I’m looking for an API where I can graphically select an area on a map that comprises various regions (provinces / states) and the app will return a list of all regions (provinces / states), cities and towns in that specific area.

    See attachment as well.

    Could you please assist.

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    Drupal 8 Online Code sprint

    2015-02-22 11:00 - 16:00 Asia/Kolkata
    Event type: 
    User group meeting

    Only local images are allowed.

    Drupal Hyderabad is organizing a Drupal 8 Online code sprint. Interested contributors can join us on #drupal-in IRC channel(irc.freenode.net) and Hangout at https://plus.google.com/u/2/102881275908333412146

    Mentor: Piyuesh Kumar https://www.drupal.org/u/piyuesh23

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    babinet's picture

    Openlayers behaviors? custom layer Switcher with opacity slider

    I'm asking myself for a long time if it is possible to implement a custom layer switcher using custom behaviors with Drupal?
    What I would like to do is a layer ordering with opacity slider.
    There's an example here: http://dev.openlayers.org/sandbox/jvanulden/openlayers/examples/extended...
    For the opacity slider, it would be better to have a JQuery slider.

    Is it possible?
    Does someone can share his experience regarding this?
    Is there a working example somewhere?
    Thank you

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