daily links

  • jQuery Plug-in: Scalable Background Image
    The effect is a scalable background image; as you expand / contract the browser window the background image scales up and down with respectively. Unfortunately it isn’t possible to do using only CSS 2.1; it’s possible using CSS3 using the background-size property, though not yet widely supported. The technique doesn’t use a background image, it uses an absolutely positioned image to achieve the same effect; so it could be considered a hack.
  • Greg Dunlap: How to use the Drupal 8 configuration system
    Having just committed our shiny new configuration system to core, there is one question on everyone’s mind – how do I use it? What do I need to do to convert my modules? How do I configure all the things? Well you’re in luck because I am here to tell you all this information! If I’ve done this right, then by the time you’re done reading this, you should be ready to convert your modules to the new system (and maybe some core modules as well, huh?)
  • FLOW3 installieren für Dummies
    Auch einen Blick wert ist das Bash-Script FLOW3Distributor vom Schweizer “TYPO3-Urgestein” Mario Rimann, dass noch einige weitere Funktionen für das automatisierte Kickstarten von FLOW3-Funktionen bietet.