Patching Production Drupal Sites With hook_update_N() is Risky

Submitted by david.stinemetze on Fri, 12/07/2018 @ 8:57am
I've been using Drupal in some capacity for a decade now. I'm always learning new things about all the new capabilities and features, yet I was slightly caught off guard the other day because I realized something rather important about a feature that has been around Drupal longer than I have: hook_update_N()...

I'm back

Submitted by david.stinemetze on Fri, 11/30/2018 @ 12:17pm

I've been wanted to get my blog back up and running for a while now. I've rebuilt it from scratch using Drupal 8. I didn't bother porting any of the old content...

What Happened to Widgets and Burritos?

Submitted by david.stinemetze on Sun, 06/21/2015 @ 12:00pm

If you came here looking for a website development company, I am sad to say that after four great years of doing business in the San Antonio area, I’ve decided it’s time to pursue another opportunity that has recently presented itself to me.

Working for oneself is truly part of the American Dream, and an experience I am glad to have taken part in. It was simultaneously rewarding and nerve-wracking. Risking financial security for the sake of pursuing your own dream is never an easy thing to do.