Colophon For #! code

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 11:57

Here are some of the technologies in use on this site.

Hosting and Infrastructure

  • Ubuntu server
  • MySQL Database
  • Apache HTTP Server
  • Caching via Varnish
  • DNS and hosting services provided by Heart Internet
  • Source code for the site is hosted on bitbucket

Languages, Frameworks and Plugins

  • PHP5 with APC
  • CMS Driven by Drupal
  • Tools and examples pages use separate code that is then wrapped around Drupal theme output
  • Source code is controlled via git, hosted on bitbucket
  • Phing script is used to deploy tagged versions of the site
  • Drush Make used to pull in all non-custom code

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