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Disallow deletion of user 1 or user 0 (Root user or anonymous user)

This may be a trivial case where user 1 (uid 1) can actually be deleted. This is the first user that you create on a fresh installation of Drupal and allows for full administration rights like a root user. But when you think about it, it is critical that this user should be prevented from being able to be deleted, otherwise you are completely locked out from doing any full administration on your site and to try and get this user back is a real pain in the ass. Just as bad is the fact you can also delete anonymous user (uid 0). Read more about Disallow deletion of user 1 or user 0 (Root user or anonymous user)



Animata is an open source real-time animation software, designed to create animations, interactive background projections for concerts, theatre and dance performances. Read more about Animata

Modern Lovers

Modern Lovers

Modern Lovers is a site i built for a friend (Craig) who runs a club night (Modern Lovers) in Edinburgh. He supplied me with the design and i shaped and molded it into a Drupal 6 theme. Many contrib modules were installed to provide more functionality. Read more about Modern Lovers

Developing for the iPhone


iPhone is gaining ever more popularity and by next year, no doubt twice as much. So this is a good time to keep up with trend and put your site one step ahead. Sorry this post is not about creating iPhone apps or widgets but to enhance and tweak your website to work better with an iPhone. Read more about Developing for the iPhone

Cost-Conscious Companies Turn to Open-Source Software

As the recession puts pressure on tech spending, many companies are turning to open-source software to handle more IT tasks.

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