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Theming property non-object when transversing the $node object

I'm getting this error when I run the code below, in reference to $color module: Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in cotyhouse_preprocess_html() function ...
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Differences from dpm and dsm for devel module for debugging objects?

What are the differences of dpm and dsm for the devel module? I mainly use dsm for the devel module. What are some other common debugging functions that are useful in the devel module?
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Difference between function names from Drupal Devel

The devel module in drupal allows us to print variable data using functions like: kpr,krumo,dpm,dsm Can anyone please explain how different is each function from the other
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execute drush command from devel/php drupal

Can any one please tell me how can I execute drush command from devel/php? I can execute PHP codes from devel/php. But I don't know how can I execute drush command from devel/php. (As we know ...
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Add a popup text link to a specific “create content” page

I've looked everywhere and can't find an answer to my problem. I'm trying to do something that seems like it would be relatively simple, but I keep coming up empty: add a pop-up text link to the ...
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WSOD with Devel module

A website I am working on is having a WSOD problem, but only on the permissions page. I narrowed this down to the devel module, because when enable, WSOD permission page, devel module unenabled, clean ...
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Improving Site Speed and Cache for Authenticated Users

I am building an intranet site. I have the site set up with single sign on via the server authentication module meaning there are no anonymous users. This means large parts of the cache are worthless. ...
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alterations in tpl file work, but not dpm();, dsm(); or drupal_set_message();

This question here at DA has a popular suggestion to check page.tpl.php to see if it says print $messages;. I verified this and this is the case. I cleared caches many times, btw after which there ...
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Devel Generate module

I set up an new instance of Drupal 7 using drupal vagrant. After, enabling devel_generate, I attempted to create 12 users as follows: However, after attempting this, the following error was ...
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Weird behaviour when using dsm

I am using Drupal 7 on a CentOS 6.5 box. I am trying to debug some code which produces the following error: User error: ImageMagick error 1: convert: no decode delegate for this image format ...
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link field template syntax / display link field as an image / devel dpm (D7)

My link field is currently displaying as a URL as you can see here (yellow border). I have added dpm($items) to my link field template file. How do I read the dpm output or more specifically how do I ...
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Devel - Set it to create nicer content

I am using Devel to create some dummy content for my site. Is there a way to set it to generate a specific number of words (or a specific phrase) for each field? On the admin page, it allows me to ...
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Krumo output with debug()

When debugging I prefer using the Devel module because of the clickable Krumo output. However when disabling the Devel module on production unremoved calls to e.g. dsm() can cause a WSOD because of ...
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Drupal 8 devel dpm does not expand Drupal\node\Entity\Node

I'm getting a feeling that Devel got pretty much useless with D8. When I try to dump most of the drupal objects I get only (Object) Namespace\Class output. No fields data is printed. print_r is able ...
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Site dead after Devel Module and Library sethtmldom

After installing Devel Module (and Library simplehtmldom), the Drupal7 site is completely dead. Have already set the module to 0 on System table in database, and the module files removed by FTP. But ...
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Rules: how to display the value of variables?

I use the Devel module on Drupal 7 to debug some rules of my site but I can't debug without knowing the value of variables I created. In the case, I have a loop where I sum different values and at ...
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DrupalDatabaseCache::set Devel Module

I seem to be getting slow speeds with DrupalDatabaseCache::set and DrupalDatabaseCache::getMultiple i am using drupal 7 and am on a Virtual Private Server on Dreamhost which is running Fast CGI and ...
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Theme settings doesn't work

When i dpm that $vars, in classes key, there is no r_style class, whyyyy? I tried clear cache through devel module, but still the same, what i am doing wrong? name = JH Template core = 7.x engine = ...
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ob_start() error running Devel on Search API + Search views page

How can I run Devel on search pages? I keep getting an ob_start() error. How can I run debug on these search pages. The error is: Fatal error: Unknown: Cannot use output buffering in output ...
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Calling a field in views-view-fields--view-name.tpl.php -— Error

I am trying to call a field by using the line of code: <?php print $field->handler->view->field['title_1']; ?> But i keep getting this error: I used devel dpm() to look for what ...
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Why kpr() shows different content than var_dump()?

In one vital part of code I started to get "Trying to get a property on a non-object" type of errors. So I wanted to investigate it. var_dump($download); die(); Gives: array(3) { [1]=> ...
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Lots of generated queries

I enabled devel to Display query log UPDATE: this problem only happens for logged users I found that the Frontpage generate 900 queries. **67** of them generated by the **Locale** module and ...
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dsm or dpm not displaying output on screen

I have just run into a wierd problem, the devel model's dpm function isn't outputting to the screen. I have checked the permissions and they are good, the devel module is enabled and all should be ...
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Devel output on hooks called during cron run

I'm implementing a hook that is called if certain conditions are met during a cron run. (Specifically hook_bounce_mails_blocked($mails) from the Bounce module) The hook is triggered, but any output ...
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How to trace Drupal 7 Core Logic Using Netbeans with xdebug?

I'd like to understand how Drupal core works by tracing core logic and how functions unfold. I installed Netbeans with xdebugger and started a new project. The project includes drupal installation run ...
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What is admin_devel module in drupal?

THis module is separate from the devel module that gives ability to dpm() variables etc. What is it?
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Why would the devel_themer toggle not appear on a webform?

The devel_themer toggle shows up on ever other page on my site, but for some reason it won't show up on my contact webform :s I didn't write the origin code for the site and I'm having trouble ...
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Is there any way to view dpm() data other than printing it on page?

I have an issue with dpm() in that it never seems to return data (and before anyone asks: Yes devel is installed Yes I am logged in as admin Yes print $messages is set Yes the permissions are ...
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How can I disable the default PHP error catching in Drupal? [duplicate]

I'm not accustomed to being so limited by a CMS whereby I have to use it's built-in error reporting instead of more specific logging with native PHP error logging. Is it possible to disable the error ...
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Devel dsm() function in Drupal 8 page.html.twig

Is Devel module's dsm() function available in page.html.twig? If it is not available, is there a way to make it available? I am able to use dsm() in .theme file but not in page.html.twig. I am ...
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How do I hide Devel tab from users?

I just noticed that Devel tabs are showing on my Basic Pages, even when the user is not logged in. Anonymous users should not see "View" and "Devel" tabs! I can't find a setting for this in the Devel ...
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Devel query log not showing module enabling queries?

I enabled "display query log" in Devel. However, I've noticed not all queries are logged, for instance when enabling/disabling a module there is no "update system set status = 1.." query shown. Why is ...
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/devel_themer folder is very huge [closed]

/devel_themer folder is about 1GB in my website, is there any problem if I delete this folder ? what should I do to prevent theme_developer module to make such a huge folder ?
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I deleted /devel_themer folder now my website reports an error [closed]

devel_themer folder of my website that was in public_html had about 500MB size so I deleted this folder. now when I log in to administrative account it reports this error : Fatal error: Maximum ...
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custom module in user

I am making a custom module and the link to the path appears on navigation menu by default but I am interested it appears on primary menu when module is enabled. Is it possible in Drupal 7?
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Is the output of the PHP Execute block affected by input filters?

When I place code to execute in the Execute PHP blocks, the output doesn't show. Only an empty shaded box appears in the status area. Is the output being affected by an input filter or some kind of ...
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Validating node creation / edit form

I'm using form_alter to play with the node form for a specific content type. This content type has many different fields and I'm also using Field Collection module to organize all these fields & ...
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How to detect devel user switch

I need to detect if I'm currently browsing the site as a different user, having used the devel user switch module. The LDAP module I have triggers some profile updates on every login, based on some ...
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Why is the Devel block displaying the Performance, Execute PHP and Switch User blocks?

My Devel block is displaying the Performance, Switch Users and Execute PHP blocks as well in the sidebar, making it very unsightly and bloated as well. I can't see what I could have done to cause ...
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Can the Devel page generation times be placed at the top of the page?

Can the Devel page generation times be placed at the top of the page?. Devel places the page timer and memory usage figures at the bottom of the page making it necessary to scroll down to view them. ...
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kpr() in my form validation and submit function is not being called

In my form validation and submit functions, kpr() is not being called. Is there a better way to check that I'm in those functions? If kpr() isn't ideal to output my $form_state array, then what is ...
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How to know which module is responsible for each database query?

I enable the devel module and set it to Display query log. Then on every page load I get a list of the generated sql queries. You can see an example of that list in the capture I uploaded. So far so ...
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Can I simulate a hook using Devel's PHP execution?

Let's say, for instance, that I want to quickly view the variables sent to HOOK_preprocess_node(), but I'm too lazy (if I'm just being honest) to edit my template.php file just to do that one check. ...
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How do I read the output of the devel module?

This is not asking where to find the output from devel, as I know where to find it. The question is how to read it and make sense of it. I need to find a field from a field collection, and then ...
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Purging session data on devel user switch

If you have used the devel module, you'd probably know about the nifty Switch user tool that is available as a block for use in a site. It allows users with the required permission to switch from the ...
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page.tpl.php override for Panels Pages?

I want to use a specific tpl.php file for all Panels Custom pages. I get some formatting issues if I try to use "Panels Everywhere" module, so would like an alternative.
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Defining Devel generation rules for custom nodes

I have Devel module installed, I use it mostly for generating content. I wanted to know if it was possible to define some custom rules to generate content for my custom nodes. For example: I want ...
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How can I see what variables are available on the loaded page via the devel PHP Execute block?

How can I see what variables are available to me on the page i am viewing via the PHP Execute block? I'm trying to do a dsm($node) but that doesnt seem to work. Neither does dsm($page).
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Let anonymous view dpm()

I need to debug a D7 site from the anonymous user. What settings need to be changed to allow anonymous to view dsm(), dpm(), krumo(), etc. commands? Note: I have already enabled Access developer ...
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enable dd() for drush - temporary://debug_drupal.txt call fails

If I included calls to dd() from code I run with drush, I see messages like this: WD php: Warning: file_put_contents(temporary://drupal_debug.txt): [warning] failed to open stream: ...