Hi! I'm Kevin, a humble developer. These are my thoughts.

Make Seemingly Difficult Tasks Trivial

Earlier today there was a ping in Slack for assistance. A coworker needed to update 140 XML files with a new element, and the element value will be populated from an existing element in the node.

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Command Line Fuzzy Finder Plugin

Just wanted to drop a quick post about a plugin I came across last week called fzf.

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Mass Updating Drupal Fields with MySql Stored Procedure Pt. 2

Ever get to the end of a project and have a panic moment when you realize that all the content entered contains links in the WYSIWYG that contain the full domain, and not just the relative path to content (ex. http://dev.mysite.com)?

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Overriding Services in Drupal 8 with ServiceProvideBase

Overriding a service in Drupal 8 is pretty easy. Within your sites directory, you will see a file called default.services.yml. You can adjust these defaults by adding a services.yml file in the sites directory. This is common when you want to enable twig debugging when in development (as development.services.yml).

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Type Hints and Return Types in PHP

Just wanted to drop a quick nod to a long awaited feature in PHP that other languages have enjoyed for a while now… type hints and return types.

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