AJ Roach

About AJ Roach

AJ worked with CivicActions from 2006 to 2013.


Defining Custom Node Content Types In A Module

What're you crazy!? Haven't you ever heard of the CCK module? Yes, it's true CCK coupled with views will allow one to create, manipulate and display custom content. Combined with hook_nodeapi, the cck/views combo is can be extremely powerful and flexible. 99% of the time these two modules are sufficient [...]

2017-03-31T06:20:14+00:00 Categories: Development, Drupal|

How To Set Up An SVN Repository In 7 Simple Steps

Update: We've been using (and recommend) git for version control since around 2011. We leave this post available because it seems popular. For some time now, I've wanted to have an svn set up on my shared web host similar to what we have here at civicactions.  Having to make [...]

2017-03-31T06:20:14+00:00 Categories: Development, How-To|

Google Chart API Module

I was recently asked to take some civicrm demographic data from various groups and graph the data so that a visual comparison could be made between groups. In the course of looking for some graphing/charting technique that would integrate well with drupal & civicrm I discovered the google chart api [...]

2017-03-31T06:20:16+00:00 Categories: Development, Drupal|