Author Archives: David Gurba

About David Gurba

I am a web programmer currently employed at UCSB. I have been developing web applications professionally for 8+ years now. For the last 5 years I’ve been actively developing websites primarily in PHP using Drupal. I have experience using LAMP and developing data driven websites for clients in aviation, higher education and e-commerce. If you’d like to contact me I can be reached at

Drupal 7: Aggregate Totals for Webform Grid Component

I have a project I have mentioned here frequently in the past. The application accepts student referrals from off-campus community members. In the webform to be completed by the public …

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XPath: A small tutorial

Recently I was migrating a set of pages from an old site to a new site. To be flexible I wanted to scrape the pages of content. Having trivially used …

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Drupal7: Video Embed Field

While working on projects recently I’ve had the pleasure of working with other developers and designers. This means I get to step outside my typical sphere of knowledge, habits and …

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