The drupal database optimization day.


The server was really screaming yesterday. I was trying to understand why.
I thought it was the aggregator module. I did some profiling for the aggregator SQL queries and while I'm at it, I did the same for some other modules and here we go: Here, here, here and here.
I'll be applying them too to the drupal sites I'm hosting whether they like it or not!

Drupal patch monkey, Captcha for drupal.


Well, I backported the captcha API patch for the current 4.6 version of the drupal captcha module.

Let me state it, I hate captchas, So when I enable a captcha module be sure that I'll do it right!

You'll be asked to do a simple mathematical calculation and fill in the result not to read an ambiguous image.