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Developing Drupal using XAMPP

Using XAMPP to create a full featured Drupal development workspace. I used the following to create a multi-site, mail enabled, flexible, development environment on MS Windows XP:

Drupal demo: Social network with blogs, buddylists, geocoding

Goal: Create a Web 2.0 social network with multi-user blogs, buddylists and bookmarks for each member, geocoding the locations of users, and a members' discussion forum.

Demonstration: Creating an online store

Goal Create an online store using Drupal 5.2 and its Ubercart 5.x-1.0-alpha7b module:

Themes: Start with bare_bones

While working on creating custom themes in Drupal 5.x, it's useful to have a 'bare bones' starting point.

There are a few starter themes: