PacktLib: Drupal 7 First Look

Drupal 7 First Look

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewer

Preface

What's New In Drupal 7?

Goals of Drupal 7

Key new features in Drupal 7

Unmet goals

Key changes to Drupal 7

Removed functionality

Contributed modules

Minimum requirements for Drupal 7

Summary

Installation and Upgrades

Installing Drupal 7

Command-line installation

Upgrading from Drupal 6 to Drupal 7

Creating custom installation profiles

Summary

Site Building with Drupal 7

Creating content

Creating new content types with custom fields

Taxonomy changes

Image styles

Comment changes

Removed functionality

Summary

Drupal 7 Administration

New administration interface

Configuring Date and Time display

User management

Search

Changes to the cron system

Reports

Summary

Drupal 7 for Themers

Template changes

New JavaScript functionality

CSS changes

Theme API changes

Upgrading Drupal 6 themes to Drupal 7

Summary

Drupal 7 Database Changes

What is DBTNG?

Key concepts in DBTNG

Using select statements

Dynamic query extensions

Adding conditions to a query

Working with result sets

Tagging queries

insert statement syntax

update statement syntax

merge statement syntax

delete statement syntax

truncate statement syntax

Transaction support

Master/slave replication

SQLite support

Summary

Drupal 7 for Developers

.info file changes

Drupal hook changes

Menu system changes

Form API changes

File handling system

Field API

Node access and permission changes

Text filter changes

Taxonomy changes

Searching changes

Cron changes

Tokens

Image handling

Trigger changes

RDF API

Translation API changes

Coder module

Testing framework

Summary

Index