Despite having installed a early version of the Honeypot module for Drupal 8 this site is still receiving a lot of spam. Apologies if I miss any valid comments.
Following my previous instructions for running Drupal 8 on the codio.com on-line development environment, a bit more about why this is so cool.
Codio.com is a useful on-line code editing tool which is backed by an online development box, these instructions show you how to work with Drupal 8.
I didn't realise at first and after a brief conversation on Twitter it appeared that a few others didn't either,. If you only want to attend the sprints around Drupalcon you don't need a ticket.
After hearing an interesting talk at the local PHP group I decide to try Apache 2.4 with PHP-FPM, a brief blackout but all is good now.
Drupal 8 recently upgraded it's PHP requirement to version 5.4, Ubuntu 12.04 defaults to 5.3, here is how to upgrade it.
Many developers are tightly coupled to their development frameworks and tools, Drupal developers sometimes more than most.
After an enthusiastic start it seemed that Drupal 8 was just around the corner, unfortunately it doesn't feel quite like that any longer. Awaiting further significant progress...
Controllers, controllers, there seem to be a number of possible strategies for implementing these in Drupal 8 and a few potential holy wars.
A few observations around my initial quick sub-theme of Bartik. Even a simple sub-theme can go a long way towards making a few important adjustments.