[development] Drupal 7 Reeducation

Brian Vuyk brian at brianvuyk.com
Thu Aug 13 14:13:52 UTC 2009

I don't know if it's possible to say on a '%' scale. I'd recommend 
looking at the list of API changes yourself:


There looks like a lot of changes, but they aren't too bad, really. 
Perhaps your best bet is to try your best, and run whatever code you 
write through the coder module, which should pick up on any API changes 
you missed and point them out to you.

The biggest changes are DBTNG and the Fields API:



Jeff Greenberg wrote:
> I'd be interested in hearing opinions, on a % scale, of how much 
> reeducation is needed to move from D6 to D7 in terms of the api, 
> hooks, architecture, admin functions... for a D6 developer to be at 
> the same level of capability with D7.

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