[development] ASP Integration with Drupal?

Ken Rickard agentrickard at gmail.com
Fri Aug 17 02:37:17 UTC 2007

And cache the results of whatever you fetch.  No need to grab that data on
every page load.

- Ken RIckard

On 8/16/07, Jeff Griffiths <anisotropic at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/15/07, Ron Dorman <rwd at simplydigtech.net> wrote:
> > I am thinking: strip down the current ASP pages to just grab the needed
> > data, transparent to the end user, and feed it back into Drupal for use
> > and display. I just haven't figured out how to make this happen within
> > Drupal.
> >
> > A sample module will be very much appreciated and hopefully help others
> > as well.
> I would take a look at modules that use external APIs such as
> Flickr[1] for pointers. Essentially wha you're doing is stripping down
> the ASP output to a web service ( plain text, xml or even JSON ) and
> then implementing a server-side-proxy for that data in Drupal. Make
> sure you use curl instead of fopen as it is much faster.
> cheers, JeffG
> [1] http://drupal.org/project/flickr
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