[drupal-devel] ilse media and drupal

Boris Mann borismann at gmail.com
Mon Jun 27 16:02:07 UTC 2005

On 27-Jun-05, at 8:39 AM, Kieran Lal wrote:

>> on a dutch weblog paul molenaar is writing [1] about the  
>> possibilities to use drupal for a nation wide (that is, the  
>> netherlands) blog community. you might not know him or his  
>> companys, but both did a great job in starting the internet hype  
>> in the netherlands with a good search site (ilse.nl), a good news  
>> portal (nu.nl) and lots of other sites.
> There is a lot of interest in rolling out national sub sites.   
> DailyKos is considering doing it.  MusicForAmerica.org has begun  
> rolling out state sub sites.
> Please count me in if there is a best practices possibility for  
> rolling out multiple sub sites.

* John VanDyk's publish-subscribe would be the best way to tightly  
couple together sites.
* a single user base (e.g. LDAP) and/or a federated identity system  
(e.g. SXIP)
* N-tier architecture with load balanced web servers and clustered  

Aren't you guys close with MfA? How are they doing it? Can't they  
write up a short note?

And I'm not sure what you mean by national sub site in regards to the  
netherlands. It sounds like they want one site.

Can a Dutch speaker get in touch with paul molenaar and ask what he  

Boris Mann

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