How Drupal Commerce 2.x improved my skills
Being one of the first early adopters of Drupal Commerce 2.x by starting our first project in early 2016 (on alpha2 version) and soon after a second one, I originally planned to write a blog post soon after beta1 gets published. Unfortunately I was too busy at that time....
Why running \Drupal::entityDefinitionUpdateManager()->applyUpdates() in update hooks is bad
In this blog post I explain why running \Drupal::entityDefinitionUpdateManager()->applyUpdates() in update hooks is very bad. I've already seen this a few times now, and today it was one of times it caused a problem during updating a site.
Drupal's great little helpers: Random utility class
Drupal's API has a huge number of very useful utitlity classes and functions, especially in Drupal 8. Although the API docs are great, it's rather impossible to always find every little feature. Today I want to show you the Random utility class, which I've nearly overseen and found rather by accident.