Gnunify 2016 | Open Source Contributions | Drupal | Purushotam
Basic customisation and
Contributions in Drupal
- Purushotam Kumar Rai
‣ Open Source
‣ Contribution to the community
‣ Personal Experience
‣ Development Model - Universal
Access via Free License
‣ Of the People, By the people, For
Drupal - Open Source - Why?
‣ Usage World Wide
-> Back-end framework for at least
2.2% of all & 12% of top 1,00, 000 websites worldwide.
‣ Largest Open Source Community
-> Even bigger than Linux
‣ Moving Ahead in right direction
-> Why to waste time in reinventing the wheel… Lets invest our
efforts to be one level up?
Tools aiding Open Source - Drupal
‣ Drupal Api Documentation
Ways to contribute:
-> Real Time Problem Solving & Feedback
-> Become part of diverse Drupal Community
-> Strong Profile
-> Adherence to best practices
-> Large Development Sphere
Job Portal - Scenario
- Problem ?
To use single application form for all
the jobs, there should be identification
way for each submission. The first field
should be set to the job-id, user is
applying to by default.
Job Portal - Solution Approach
Searching for solution
-> contrib (with partial solution)
-> no solution ?
Custom Module Development