Drupal & Composer Help Desk

Drupal & Composer Help Desk

OBJECTIVE:


This general help desk is designed to give attendees the chance to:

  • Ask their Drupal-related questions, and post an issue to the d.o. issue queue if applicable
  • Obtain Composer-specific guidance and support when it comes to installing packages, updating packages, installing patches, troubleshooting
  • Identify places on Drupal.org and/or Stack Exchange to search for answers
  • Learn where/how to apply common configuration changes
  • Learn about some online Drupal package evaluation (simplytest.me) and training resources (drupalize.me).

 

Common Questions/Issues encountered with Composer:

  • Do I still need drush?
  • What the heck do I do with this composer.json in Drupal root?
  • Do i need a composer.json file in my module?
  • Composer commands are running out of memory, what now?
  • Drupal 8 Composer failure on Windows with the message "bin\phpcs" "--config-show" "installed_paths"" failed- what now?

 

Drupal.org Mentoring Team Activities Issue/Notes thread:

https://www.drupal.org/project/mentoring/issues/3053517#comment-13102360



RESOURCES:


Websites & Forums to search for answers/provide answers:

Chat services to float ideas/bounce questions:

  • Drupal Slack
  • PhillyDev Slack
  • IRC

 

Online Tutorials/Training/Testing Resources:

 

Speaker(s): 
aaron
gobinathm
SasthaLoganathan
Session Tags: 
drupal8
drupal7
Migration
composer
twig
Experience level: 
Everyone
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