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Drupal 'Access Denied' on all pages

Ran into an interesting little snag this morning - a client's Drupal site was spitting out "Access Denied" errors for all page loads by anonymous users. It didn't appear to be a permissions problem - the nodes just wouldn't let anyone look at them.

A bit of Googling found a bunch of posts like this that say that, for some mysterious reason, Drupal can lose the contents of the node_access table and you need to repopulate them.

By Sean McKeon, Web Developer
April 10, 2009

Automated CVS checkouts of Drupal Core + Contrib

If you've built out more than a few Drupal projects, you've probably gone through the same song & dance a number of times - find the most recent release of core, download, find the most recent release of Views, download, find the most recent release of CCK...

Around here, we've been doing CVS checkouts to simplify upgrades but, even if you have scripts like

By Sean McKeon, Web Developer
March 5, 2009

Ubercart Checkout + IE7 + Google Toolbar Autofill = broken

Working on an Ubercart site recently, I ran into a small snag : some of the collapsible fieldsets weren't opening under IE7 when using the Google Toolbar w/ AutoFill enabled. Specifically, the Delivery & Billing information panes weren't displaying their form fields when expanded.

By Sean McKeon, Web Developer
October 25, 2008

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