March 2011 blog posts

IE9 Hell(vetica)

On Tuesday I eagerly downloaded the new version of Internet Explorer, hoping that this version would be a turning point for the browser. I hoped this might be the end of IE’s inconsistencies, the start of Microsoft conforming to web standards, and the death of IE-specific style sheets. ...

Date
19th March 2011
Tags
CSS, IE
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Sort a view using arguments in Drupal

Being able to sort a view using URL parameters seems like the most basic functionality, but it seems this is not possible using using views without some kind of module. I have to say Symphony handles this much better than Drupal. ...

Date
10th March 2011
Tags
Drupal, PHP
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Get the image path of a CCK file upload field in Drupal

I often like to use template files to alter the HTML of a view to cut down on the masses of redundant markup that Drupal creates. But I just came across a problem where I was unable to get the file path of an image in my content type, despite the fact that the image was output in the view settings. ...

Date
8th March 2011
Tags
Drupal, PHP
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