Central NJ Meetup, Thursday, July 12th, 2012

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2012-07-12 19:00 - 21:00 America/New_York
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Join our monthly Drupal meeting in Princeton. All community members interested in using Drupal as well as strengthening the Drupal community are invited. We'll discuss recent and exciting Drupal-related news, present interesting topics, and share knowledge. We'll start our meeting with three ten 10 to 15 minute sessions and/or one longer 30 to 40 minute presentation. Please propose a session or voice your support for a colleague's proposal using the comments section below.

Note that we are scheduled to use room 005 on the basement level.


    DRAFT AGENDA

    PRESENTATION  ~30 

    - TBD


    LIGHTNING TALKS

    - 10 to 15 minutes:

    - How to use better_exposed_filters module for View by Ray Saltini

    -  What are drush aliases how to use them with remote servers by Elijah Lynn 

LIGHTNING TALKS - You don't have to be a Drupal ninja to do a lightening talk! Share what you've learned and help spread the Drupal goodness. Use the comments section below to suggest your topic. Make sure you mention it is for the "lightning talk" otherwise it might get confused with a longer presentation.

PRESENTATIONS - Have a topic that needs more time? Trying to practice for a Drupal Camp presentation? Volunteer for a presentation. Make sure to tell us your intended audience.


WHERE

Join us in Room 005, of the Friend Center on the Princeton University Campus located on the corner of Olden and William streets.

After 5 pm, visitors may park in the University lot on William Street behind 185 Nassau Street.

visitor wifi details:

http://helpdesk.princeton.edu/kb/display.plx?ID=9713

http://helpdesk.princeton.edu/files/9713/OITVisitorWireless.pdf

Comments

Drush Alias'

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I can do a lightning talk on drush alias' and using it with remote servers.

Basically showing people how cool it is, for instance sql-sync and sqlc, so they attempt to learn more about it and integrate it into their workflow. I don't know everything about drush but I know how to do this and think it is very valuable to developers using dev/staging/live servers with their workflow.

Thanks Elijah - I'll add you

pwolanin's picture

Thanks Elijah - I'll add you to the agenda.

Ray is not going to make it

pwolanin's picture

Ray is not going to make it (stuck on LI).

I might wing a talk on CI if there are no other volunteers.

I can talk about theming an

wheatpenny's picture

I can talk about theming an image field so that the alt can be used as the photo caption. It would also be quite winging it as I just did it last week, but at least it's fresh in my mind.

DevCloud 30 day free trial

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DevCloud 30 day free trial coupon code is here: https://www.acquia.com/products-services/acquia-dev-cloud

Heads Up 7 Up - Migration To Drupal 7

Elijah Lynn's picture

Here is the HEADS UP 7 UP - MIGRATION TO DRUPAL 7 session at Drupalcon Denver this year.

"After migrating over 180 websites in a massive multi-site setup we have a good understanding on this process and have some words of wisdom to share with you."

http://denver2012.drupal.org/program/sessions/heads-7-migration-drupal-7

Revision Deletion Solution

Elijah Lynn's picture

Also, it appears there may be another sandbox module that does revision deletion for D7.

http://drupal.org/node/1063266#comment-5699710

Drupalcamp NYC

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Remember to signup for Drupalcamp NYC everyone.

www.nyccamp.org

Peter, you mentioned that the

wheatpenny's picture

Peter, you mentioned that the DrupalCampNJ videos are posted online. Could you post the link here?

I have been embedding video

pwolanin's picture

I have been embedding video (where it worked) or audio tracks otherwise (when there are slides) on the camp session pages like http://www.drupalcampnj.org/sessions/menuing-strategies

Awesome, thank you for your

wheatpenny's picture

Awesome, thank you for your work!

New York City

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