Introduction

The project is about porting the 'vote up/down' module from Drupal 7 to Drupal 8.

Module info

Vote up/down is a module which can be employed to add voting widgets to various content of your Drupal powered website.

Aspects of the project

  • Changing the Drupal Configuration System
  • Implement the changed Dependencies
  • Changing the deprecated APIs and methods with the new counterparts
  • Changing the Drupal theming. Replace tpl.php with TWIG counterparts
  • Porting automated tests from D7 to D8

Internal structure of module

  • vud: This is the base sub-module for this project. All other parts are based on it. It depends directly on Voting API and chaos tools
  • vud_field: This is the sub-module for this project which creates a field for a voting widget.
  • vud_node: This is the sub-module for this project which adds a voting widget to a node.
  • vud_comment: This is the sub-module for this project which adds a voting widget to a comment.
  • vud_term: This is the sub-module for this project which adds a voting widget to a taxonomy term.

Deliverables

Fully functional and stable module for Drupal 8.

Organization

Student

Sudhanshu Gautam

Mentors

  • Slurpee
  • Marco Villegas
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2017