DrupalEasy Podcast 161 - No Custom Code (Jay Epstein - Relativity Data Model)

Jay Epstein (jeppy64), Senior Developer with TrakTek joins Mike, Ted, and Ryan to talk about his Relativity Data Model and why he feels it is a superior method for architectuing Drupal sites with a limited number of modules and no custom code. We dive into the techniques, contrib modules, and benefits of the model before our weekly roundup of Drupal news and events.

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I would be interested to hear if Jay (or anyone else) has used the Relativity Data Model for a multilingual website and the Pros and Cons of doing so.

Submitted by Guest (not verified) on Thu, 08/27/2015 - 05:05

Greetings,

To be honest I haven't used Relativity with Drupal multilingual, however, in general, I think it would work just fine. Regardless of site language, Relativity is wired with simple entity references throughout using a one-to-one or one-to-many strategy from the parent node. As for Pros or Cons... I believe that Relativity offers a number of UI and Views improvements and should be great way to go.

I'd love to hear how your experience turns out.

Best regards,
J

Submitted by Guest (not verified) on Thu, 08/27/2015 - 08:41

reason of existence of both OpenOffice and LibreOffice really lies in the history and influenced by some major companies including oracle and so.

Submitted by Guest (not verified) on Thu, 09/17/2015 - 00:08