Author Archives: David Gurba

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

Drupal8: Migrate Upgrade Module

Recently I’ve been working on beginning porting a Drupal 6 site to Drupal 8 — and whether or not I should attempt to upgrade through Drupal 7. For my needs …

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Drupal7: Advanced Message Module Usage

Previously in the Building a Simple Email Log in Drupal7 blog entry I mentioned the Message module when creating a Sent Email Log for a client web application. The message …

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Apache 2.4 Macro Module

Over the weekend I upgraded my work environment from Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS. I’ve been meaning to upgrade to 14.04 LTS to have an environment with a …

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