A search for "blank page" of the Drupal.org domain yields about 37,000 results.
This is probably one of the more common and frustrating problems for Drupal admins.
Some experience installing and configuring Drupal. Basic understanding of CSS, HTML, SQL.
tags:Submitted by Harry Slaughter on November 24, 2006 - 11:47pm
I think a lot of people, particularly developers, have misconceptions about the CCK module. I too misunderstood its real purpose and functionality when I first came across it. It's most definitely not a substitute for custom modules that create node types. It fills a current shortcoming of Drupal, which is the ability to add properties to nodes. I'm confident that Drupal will eventually abstract its node model to allow for more flexibility and more advanced features like node grouping and relationships. Meanwhile, CCK is doing a decent job at filling in some of the missing pieces.
tags:Submitted by Harry Slaughter on November 18, 2006 - 11:00pm
If you have two sites using the same domain and would like to share cookies between them, set something like this in your settings.php file for each domain:
Be sure you include the leading '.' before the domain name or it won't work.
This allows users to maintain login status between any sites configured for domain-wide cookies.
This can also have negative side effects, so don't do this unless you're familiar with all the cookies involved for the sites you wa
tags:Submitted by Harry Slaughter on April 30, 2006 - 9:11pm
This is a surprisingly common error for drupal users. Drupal has very powerful access control features, this is good. But it also means it's pretty easy to configure things in such a way that you prevent your users (usually the anonymous ones) from accessing content, this is bad.
I've run across this problem on many occassions, so I've put together a checklist that may help you debug your access problems.
Well, that's it for now. As always, if you have any tips or ideas, please add a comment here.
tags:Submitted by Harry Slaughter on March 9, 2006 - 6:25pm
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