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How do I suggest broken link fixes to a Drupal module project page description?

I noticed that a Drupal module's project page description has a broken link. How do I suggest/contribute the change? Is this done through GIT?
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Drupal-git-sandbox project: commits are shown but no new revision

I don't know why I have no new revision, what I do: I change my code locally, then: git add -A git commit -m "bla" git push -u origin 7.x-1.x Result: A new commit is shown in my sandbox repository ...
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Where do I make a feature request to drupal.org?

What is the best place to make a feature request about the drupal.org website? I probably spent an hour searching. There is/was the redesign project, there is the drupal.org issue queue but I was ...
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Best way to get module and commit meta data from drupal.org

This is a broader question, but related to: get-more-drupal-org-project-usage-information Goal: I'd like to get richer stats about modules. Choosing a module has become a very complicated process. ...
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How to see an overview of the download statistics of all modules on drupal.org?

At the moment the usage overview page on drupal.org gives an idea of the number of sites using a certain module. However as noted this includes information from only sites that include the update ...
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Contrib statistics: Reported installs and downloads

I've noticed that the number of reported installs is usually (not always) somewhat larger than the number of downloads. I figured maybe this is because of multi-site installations in which one ...
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Policy Question: Can I Use a Submodule that Does Not Follow Drupal Code Guidelines?

I have a fairly extensive plugin system that I wrote. It uses an MVVM pattern, where the lions' share of the code is in a cross-CMS class. I haven't submitted the Drupal plugin to the Drupal repo, ...
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Implementing server integration management in drupal site [closed]

I have been working on a drupal site where I have been used Authorize.net as a third party payment gateway. Now its seem diffcult for me to get any data from that third party integration but as of now ...
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How to get node IDs from drupal.org?

In Drupal, we can get argument values using arg() function. drupal.org uses path alias. For example https://www.drupal.org/project/elysia_cron is actually https://www.drupal.org/node/274365, the node ...
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How to access a contributed module Information from drupal.org

Is there any API to access Information about a contributed module from drupal.org site? How does Update Manager access information from drupal.org? By finding this I think I too could access other ...
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Drupal forum post not showing on forum index

I posted a new topic in the Drupal "Post installation" forum. When I clicked "Save", I got a new page with my post at the URL https://www.drupal.org/node/2465665 The post is in a red box on that ...
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How do I download a sandbox project?

I want to develop the recommendation platform for job orders. In drupal there is the Prediction IO module but it is a sandbox project. How can I download it?
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Sandbox module doesn't show any download link

I've recently developed a module, Drupal to SugarCRM Lea', and decided to contribute to community. I've followed every steps on drupal.org to do so. I have managed to upload all my code to the ...
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Alternative link to download modules from drupal.org

I am unable to download these modules for Drupal 7. It shows the "Not Found" error. https://www.drupal.org/project/search_api_solr https://www.drupal.org/project/fuzzysearch Is there an ...
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Where can I find the upcoming DrupalCamps and DrupalCon?

Where can I find the upcoming DrupalCamps and DrupalCon ? I'm not aware of any website that contain information about upcoming DrupalCamps and DrupalCon other than social media. I think will be nice ...
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I cannot access drupal.org [closed]

I haven't been able to access drupal.org for the past few days. When using Chrome I get: 'This webpage is not available'. I have no problems with accessing any other site. Oddly enough when I use a ...
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How make patch in PHPStorm suitable for Drupal.org?

PHPStorm will create patch in this form: Index: core/modules/node/templates/node-edit-form.html.twig IDEA additional info: Subsystem: com.intellij.openapi.diff.impl.patch.CharsetEP <+>UTF-8 ...
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Can I download all data from drupal.org? [duplicate]

Does drupal.org make any data dumps available for the content it hosts? I would love a full dump of module / theme / distribution data, etc. without having to scrape the site.
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Is there a way to iterate on all Drupal modules on d.o? [duplicate]

I'd like to iterate on all contrib modules, pull their repos and extract information (such as drush commands, graph dependencies, etc.) Is there a way to list all modules, other than scraping ...
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Is there a drupal.org API for retrieving the list of available modules?

Is there a drupal.org API for retrieving the list of available modules, a description of them and available versions?
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Why is there a Drupal 9 version of a module?

I checked this module page, it have the download option for Drupal 9 version. Why is Drupal 9 is launched when there isn't an official stable Drupal 8 release? Is there anything wrong with Drupal 8? ...
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Adding a module dependency to a public project

I have a module on drupal.org that is currently just has a -dev branch. The module feature detects for another module, and uses it if available. Otherwise, it can safely ignore it. In other words, ...
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Get more drupal.org project usage information

Choosing a Drupal Module has become an art-form. Deciding if the module is active, used frequently, growing in usage, etc. is important. I'm a site builder. https://drupal.org/project/usage has ...
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How to contribute a converted module?

I recently converted a Drupal 6 contributed module to Drupal 7 for one of my client project. I would like to contribute this converted module to the community. How to upload this in the existing ...
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Why are there “updates” to dev versions of modules that do not include any changes to the code?

When I used drush to check for updates to my site, which has about 100 modules installed, I was informed that the dev versions of several versions of the modules had updates. However, when I updated ...
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Automated Drupal issue queue workflow

Working in the issue queue on any busy project can be quite a bit of work. Lots of files (patches) to manage, interdiffs, and ideally a branch for piece of work, moving patches forward with rebase ...
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Why did ~20k Drupal 7 websites just drop off the map?

I was looking at Drupal statistics and surprised by how a bunch of sites just disappeared from the count. I'm assuming this is due to a change in the code, and not actually reflective of total count. ...
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Why can't I comment on a module' project page on drupal.org?

I can't comment on the project page https://drupal.org/project/awssdk Why is it so? The module seems to work with long out-dated AWS SDK for PHP 1.6.2 so I just want to make a comment there to ...
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How to force a dev release of my module?

Whenever I go to create a release for my contrib module, it gives me one option - 6.x-1.x (6.x-1.x-dev) - but if I select that it says "The version you have selected (6.x-1.x-dev) is already in use by ...
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Usernames in git commit messages on Drupal.org

I recently changed my username on drupal.org, and as a result is now different from my git username. When you attribute a patch someone else using the commit author, you use the anonymous email ...
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How to choose a mentor on drupal.org

Sorry for the off topic question, it may seem in wrong direction as it is not relevant to coding and other stuff. The problem is that I am developing a module called Amazon send to kindle. It is ...
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Module's new release not showing link to download

I created a new branch for a module I co-maintain, today. I followed the instructions and the branch is showing up. But, the problem is that the download links and dates are absent. How do I create ...
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What URLs does the Update module uses?

I have to put in white-list the URLs used by the Update module. What URLs does it uses?
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How to consume data about drupal contributed modules?

Is there a feed or feeds that expose data about all drupal contributed modules? I want to consume drupal.org data about modules in a certain category e.g. ...
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How were api.drupal.org and drupalcontrib.org built?

I have always found them useful and I may be looking to build something similar from another code base. I am guessing that there is something like a migrate from doxygen. But I would assume that ...
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What are [meta] issues on D.O?

On drupal.org, what are exactly meta issues? Meta issues meaning issues that contain the word [meta] at the beginning of the issue queue on drupal.org. Issues that contain other smaller issues?
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Commit doesn't show up in profile on Drupal site

I submitted my first, (and very small patch) here, by following the instructions here. It looks like the patch worked, but when I look at the Commits tab of my profile, I don't see any entries. When ...
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How do you contribute patches to Drupal core?

What is the proper process to contribute patches to Drupal core? Let's say I find a bug in Drupal core, fix it, and create a patch. How do I submit it? If the bug is in Drupal 7, do I have to also ...
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Inquiring about finding mentors in the drupal community

Recently, I've noticed that drupal.org has added user profile fields for areas such as adding drupal ID's for attributing thanks to some mentors. I was curious as to see if there currently is a means ...
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Why don't we hack core?

I couldn't believe that this question hasn't already been answered on this site, but I didn't find it when I searched, so... Why is it such a bad idea crime against nature to hack core? Is it ...
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Version numbers of dependencies in testing

If I'm submitting a test to the qa.drupal.org testbot, and my module requires a dev version of another module in order to function properly, is it adequate to declare the version in my module's .info ...
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For someone who is not a programmer or is starting how can he/she contribute to Drupal.org?

I have been talking to people who are starting in the university about Drupal. But they are beginners in programming. so they told me how they can contribute to Drupal or being more involved. What ...
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Where can i get detailed step by step info on how to commit my own module?

I wrote a custom javascript thing for the views module but I'm not sure how to go about publishing this on the drupal site. I know there are alot of requirements, but is there an easy step by step ...
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How should I file an issue on drupal.org that affects multiple modules?

I have an issue that is caused only when three modules are enabled together (logintoboggan, pathauto, and entity). When I upgrade entity from rc1 to rc3, one of the functions of logintoboggan breaks ...
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What is the correct thing to do when reusing code from an old, abandoned project?

I've recently reused the source code from an old project - Anonymous Publishing that seems to have been abandoned around 2008 as a Drupal 5 development version. There has never been an official ...
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What qualifies as “active development” on drupal.org?

The D7 JW Player module claims to be "Actively maintained" and "Under active development", and yet hasn't had a commit in 30 weeks. The page for "Actively maintained" implies that the only required ...
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Is there a Drupal.org issue queues module? Which module does Drupal.org use?

Does Drupal.org use a module for its project issues tracking? I would like to implement it on our D7 site. Does this exist as a module or is this something proprietary to drupal.org? If it is not a ...
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Why do modules have bug reports?

A good question was raised in this comment by EGHDK: Why do these modules have bug reports. Shouldn't this be a simple task for a module to complete with no errors? He was referring to limiting ...
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What does test status postponed for a patch on d.o mean?

I've added a patch for the rules module. The patch detail page says the test status is postponed. What does that exactly mean? Is there anything I should do to get the patch tested?
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How to delete a Drupal sandbox project

This thread: http://drupal.org/node/1077884 indicates we can delete our own sandbox projects, but I'm a little confused as to how this is done. I see nothing on the UI on drupal.org that would allow ...