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Ronan Dowling (ronan), lead developer at Gorton Studios joins Ted and Mike to talk about all the new features in Backup and Migrate 3.0 including file and code backup and a improved plugin architecture. We also get up-to-speed with Drupal 8 development, review some Drupal-y statistics, make our picks of the week, and ask Ronan 5-ish questions.
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DrupalEasy Podcast 135: Deltron 3030 (Ronan Dowling, Backup and Migrate 3.0)

Ronan Dowling (ronan), lead developer at Gorton Studios joins Ted and Mike to talk about all the new features in Backup and Migrate 3.0 including file and code backup and a improved plugin architecture. We also get up-to-speed with Drupal 8 development, review some Drupal-y statistics, make our picks of the week, and ask Ronan 5-ish questions.

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are the answers:

  1. MacBook Pro, MAMP, Sublime Text
  2. No answer
  3. Twin Cities
  4. Dependency injection
  5. Core method to determine content vs. caching tables
  6. (Penalty question because Ronan bailed on question 2): (future module!) Backup and Migrate Email

DrupalEasy News

  • Drupal Career Online - our long-form, Drupal career training program is now online, and open to anyone to apply. Florida residents may be eligible for a full scholarship through their local workforce board, contact us for details.

Three Stories

  1. Drupal Core Update - July 16, 2014 blog post by Lee Rowlands (larowlan).
  2. Front-end Rapport #3 blog post by Mike Herchel (mherchel).
  3. Drupal 8 Survey Insights blog post by Andrew Wilson (AndrewKWilson).

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Drupal Way by Marcia Buckingham (acmaintainer) (vocals, bass and mandolin) and Charlie Poplees (guitar). The lyrics by Marcia Buckingham, music by Kate Wolfe.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 134: Don’t Call it DevOps - Kevin Bridges

Kevin Bridges (cyberswat), Director of Technology at New Media Denver and self-proclaimed Open Source Technologist, joins Mike Anello (ultimike) to take a fresh look at DevOps. We learn that we (mostly) shouldn’t even be using the word “DevOps”, it’s all about processes and culture, sharing is the key, and there’s a business model for specializing in this thing that we’re no longer calling “DevOps”. Additional topics include project- vs. team-based community funding, Drupal 6 support, and as always, our picks of the week and 5 questions!

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are the answers:

  1. System76, Ubuntu, Sublime
  2. Kris Buytaert (KrisBuytaert)
  3. Hawaii
  4. CMI
  5. Instant environment migration

DrupalEasy News

Three Stories

  1. #d8rules fully funded on drupalfund.us
  2. The State of #flagonD8 by Tess (socketwench). Raised $1,040 on drupalfund.us to go to DrupalCon Austin.
  3. Drupal 6 support to continue for 3 months after Drupal 8 release.

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Intro Music

Drupal Way by Marcia Buckingham (acmaintainer) (vocals, bass and mandolin) and Charlie Poplees (guitar). The lyrics by Marcia Buckingham, music by Kate Wolfe.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 133: Top Secret Drupal (Capital Camp and Gov Days)

Jessica Dearie (jdearie) and David Stoline (dstol) join Andrew, Ryan, and Mike to talk about the upcoming Capital Camp and Gov Days, taking place on July 30-August 1, 2014 (free for attendees!) We also learn about two top-secret Drupal groups, do a DrupalCon Austin review, and say “Morten” more times than anyone should be allowed to. Not enough for you? How about some Picks of the Week and 5 questions?

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are the answers:

  1. Mac/Acquia Dev Desktop/Sublime Text 2, Mac/MAMP/PhpStorm
  2. Jessica Dearie (jdearie), Matt Grasmick (grasmash)
  3. Phoenix, Las Vegas
  4. Theming, HTTP Kernel
  5. File/Media management, Behat

DrupalEasy News

Three Stories

  1. DrupalCon Austin
  2. Morten DK resigns from the Drupal Association Board of Directors. Morten’s announcement, Board Announcement (Dries).
  3. The official Beatles web site - case study.

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Drupal Way by Marcia Buckingham (acmaintainer) (vocals, bass and mandolin) and Charlie Poplees (guitar). The lyrics by Marcia Buckingham, music by Kate Wolfe.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 132: DrupalCon Austin Day 2 and 3

DrupalCon Austin is over and Mike, Ted and Ryan are wrapping up their DrupalCon coverage with 3 interviews: Amy Cham of Blink Reaction talks about her DrupalConStories.org site, Diane Meuller of Red Hat talks to us about Open Shift and a 9-year-old Drupal.org post, and finally Brandon Morrisson of Phase 2 talks about his live taping of his Visual Dimensions podcast, about data visualization.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 131: DrupalCon Austin Day 1

Austin has begun and Mike, Ted and Ryan are all on the prowl for interesting subjects and people at the Con. Dani Nordin of Boston gives us a quick update on her talk subject, we hear from Dave Datars, the CEO of Acquia's fresh acquisition, TruCentric, a user experience personalization company from Toronto. We also hear from Mike, who gets to interview Dries and all of the keynotes live on stage. See the DrupalCon keynote video for that interview.

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Thanks to Ian Rhett, the author of the featured (Drupal Song)

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DrupalEasy Podcast 130: No Karaoke (Nate Craddock, Subbu Hariharan, Hillary Neaf, Princess Cruises)

Nate Craddock (nate_craddock) Subbu Hariharan (subru77), and Hillary Neaf (nektir) from Princess Cruises join Ted Bowman and Mike Anello to talk about Princess Cruises’ use of Drupal both on and off-shore. We also cover five stories, five picks of the week, and five questions!

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are the answers:

  1. Windows 7/Vagrant/LAMP/Sublime Text
  2. Angelo Saleh
  3. Atlanta
  4. Twig, Drupal 8 module development
  5. Improved usability

Five Stories

  1. Add the Drupal Project to your professional experience on LinkedIn blog post by Leigh Carver.
  2. Pantheon raises $21.5M Series B blog post by Zach Rosen.
  3. Propeople: 23 Acuqia Certified Developers (and Counting) blog post by Ricardo Osuna (ricardosuna).
  4. The @amitaibu show (unplugged) blog post by Amitai Burstein (AmitaiBu).
  5. Drupal 8 Page Manager blog post by Jeff Burnz.

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Intro Music

Drupal Way by Marcia Buckingham (acmaintainer) (vocals, bass and mandolin) and Charlie Poplees (guitar). The lyrics by Marcia Buckingham, music by Kate Wolfe.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 129: Fear Eggs (Holly Ross, Drupal Association)

Holly Ross (holly.ross.drupal), Executive Director of the Drupal Association, and Drupal core contributor join Ted Bowman and Mike Anello to talk about her first year at the helm of the DA, DrupalCon Austin, and funding core development.

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are the answers:

  1. MacBook Air, MAMP, Sublime Text 2
  2. Oliver Davies (opdavies), new DA developer.
  3. Dublin
  4. Multilingual
  5. Snark detector

ThreeTwo Stories

  1. The investment case for employing a Drupal core contributor - blog post by Dries, The case for a small Drupal shop contributing to Drupal blog post by Jennifer Hodgdon (jhodgdon), Joining Chapter Three blog post by Alex Pott (alexpott), Sustainable Drupal Core development? Drupal Core Gittip Team, a new funding effort blog post by Cathy They (yesct).
  2. Upgrade your modules to Drupal 8 now - Bram Goffings blog post and video by Jeffrey MacGuire (horncologne) about Bram’s (aspilicious) porting of the Display Suite module to Drupal 8.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 128: Better Than a Double Root Canal (Drupal 8 Theming: MortenDK)

Morten Birch Heide-Jørgensen (mortendk), owner of geek Royale, a one-man design and theming shop in Copenhagen, Denmark, the King of DrupalCon, and Drupal Association At-Large Board of Directors member joins Ryan, Ted, and Mike to discuss Drupal 8 themeing, NYC Camp (again), Drupal 6 support, and possible growing pains for Acquia. On top of all that, we have picks of the week and Morten answers our “5 questions”!

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are the answers:

  1. MacBook Pro, Sublime Text 2, Photoshop, Illustrator, Moleskin notebook, Sourcetree, iPhone, iTerm, XtraFinder
  2. The entire Drupal Twig group, especially Mark Drummond (mdrummond)
  3. Brussels, Belgium
  4. Object-oriented programming
  5. Drillability for Twig

Three Stories

  1. NYC Camp Wrapup - information from Forest Mars (forestmars), one of the organizers.
  2. Seeking input from contrib maintainers on extending Drupal 6 support past Drupal 8's release blog post by Angie Byron (webchick).
  3. Drupal community member interviews with Acquia. You won't believe what happens next! blog post by Scott Hadfield (hadsie).

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Intro Music

Drupal Way by Marcia Buckingham (acmaintainer) (vocals, bass and mandolin) and Charlie Poplees (guitar). The lyrics by Marcia Buckingham, music by Kate Wolfe.

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DrupalEasy Podcast 127: Around the World Party (Acquia Certifications: Heather James, Peter Manijak)

Heather James (Heather), Manager of Learning Services at Acquia and Peter Manijak (LinkedIn profile), Global Certification Lead at Acquia join Ted Bowman and Mike Anello to talk about the first test-based certification program for Drupal developers.

Interview

Five Questions

Each podcast we ask our guests the same five questions. Here are the answers:

Heather’s first, then Peter’s

  1. Mac, Mac/PC
  2. Kris Vanderwater (eclipseGC), Joe Haskins (jhaskins)
  3. Portugal, Rome
  4. Services, Everything
  5. Kick-butt base theme, agree with Heather

Three Stories

  1. NYC Camp Wrapup
  2. Drupal.org Response to the Heart Bleed Security Incident blog post by Joshua Mitchell (joshuami).
  3. Drupal 8 and the slow death of IE8 blog post by David Corbacho (corbacho).

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Intro Music

Drupal Way by Marcia Buckingham (acmaintainer) (vocals, bass and mandolin) and Charlie Poplees (guitar). The lyrics by Marcia Buckingham, music by Kate Wolfe.

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