Development Blog

Below is the current development blog for this website. You will be able to find about new features added to the website.

Title Username Post date Body
Move to D8 Mark 1 year 9 months ago

Drupal 8 has been out now for a fair few years and I think its fair to say its now the norm and most the development of modules for Drupal 8 focused.  I am now beginning the upgrade path towards Drupal 8. 

Its fair to say that this is quite a daunghting task.  You only need to look the upgrade documentation to see that:

Images... Mark 2 years 1 month ago

You can now add images!

I have added an image gallery to each page now. So you can upload any images of the club, boat, sailing school, long as they are relevant.

You can create an account with 1 click if you are logged into facebook or twitter also.

Drush multisite installs... Mark 2 years 2 months ago

This website has been created using Drupal.  I am pretty luck to be able to use the code that so many other people have generated in order to create this website.  We do all really stand on the shoulders of giants. 


All go in the sailing world! Mark 2 years 6 months ago

Well its all go in the sailing world.  So unfortunately I have not got as far as I had wanted to in developing this website.  I think I am about half way through optimising it for mobile devices.

Lately at work I have been doing a few boat repairs, a Solo and an RS200.  A little bit different to what I normally be doing. 

Mobile design... Mark 2 years 6 months ago

I have been having a fair bit of trouble with a while with trying to make the website mobile friendly.  However I think I have suceeded in sorting this out now.  I think the problem was what I was using for the layout panels that I have been using the in design.  Basically the custom builders layout that comes with drupal panels isn't actually responsive it turns out.  I guess I was just missin

Update... Mark 2 years 7 months ago


I have been away for a while from this. Mostly because I have moved jobs, and moved location. I am now living on the south coast again. This has meant quite a bit of turbulence for me.


Clothing Mark 4 years 1 week ago

The latest part of the website is now the clothing section.  The search function looks like the below: