ISLE
Staging Digital.Grinnell (DG) on DigitalOcean (DO)
· ☕ 12 min read · ✍️ Mark A. McFate
ISLE v1.3.0 has been running on my staging server, DGDockerX, for months now and it seems to be performing as-expected with one exception… when I try to import a batch of objects using IMI, the Islandora Multi-Importer, I get the following error:

ISLE Workflow Test
· ☕ 9 min read · ✍️ Mark A. McFate
ISLE v1.3.0 has been running on my staging server, DGDockerX, for about 6 weeks now and it seems to be performing as-expected with one exception… when I try to import a batch of objects using IMI, the Islandora Multi-Importer, I get the following error:

Pushing ISLE to Staging
· ☕ 7 min read · ✍️ Mark A. McFate
This post chronicles the steps I took to push my local dg.localdomain project, an ISLE v1.3.0 build, to staging on node DGDockerX as https://isle-stage.grinnell.edu using my dg-isle and dg-islandora repositories. Directories I’ll begin by opening a terminal on the staging host, DGDockerX as user islandora.

Rebuilding ISLE-ld (for Local Development)
· ☕ 11 min read · ✍️ Mark A. McFate
This post replaces my earlier post 021 with the same title. It is intended to chronicle my efforts to build a new ISLE v1.3.0 local development instance of Digital.Grinnell on my work-issued MacBook Air, MA7053. Goal The goal of this project is to spin up a pristine, local Islandora stack using the ISLE project at https://github.

Granular ISLE Customization: Install 'Backup & Migrate'
Granular ISLE Customization: Install 'Backup & Migrate'
· ☕ 1 min read · 🤖 Mark A. McFate
Granular ISLE Customization This post is part of a series describing Digital.Grinnell customizations to ISLE, in a “granular” format… one small customization at a time. An index of all documents in this series is included at the end of Granular ISLE Customization: Series Guidelines.

DG's ISLE Git Workflow
· ☕ 36 min read · ✍️ Mark A. McFate
For some time now Digital.Grinnell has been using ISLE in production, with an instance that was built from a “non-standard” workflow, one that was a little different than the Git workflow established in the ISLE install docs. Consequently, DG’s situation is a little different than what’s documented for ISLE, so my mission here is to describe and execute the steps I’m taking to get back into the documented workflow.

Granular ISLE Customization: Installing the DG Theme
· ☕ 2 min read · ✍️ Mark A. McFate
Granular ISLE Customization This post is part of a series describing Digital.Grinnell customizations to ISLE, in a “granular” format… one small customization at a time. An index of all documents in this series is included at the end of Granular ISLE Customization: Series Guidelines.

Migrating Digital.Grinnell (DG) to ISLE 1.3.0 (ld) for Local Development
· ☕ 36 min read · ✍️ Mark A. McFate
This is a follow-up to previous posts 034, Building ISLE 1.2.0 (ld) and 037, Migrating Digital.Grinnell (DG) to ISLE 1.2.0 (ld) for Local Development where I successfully completed a “local” build of ISLE v1.2.0 and subsequently started “customization” of that local instance.

Granular ISLE Customization: Installing DG7
· ☕ 1 min read · ✍️ Mark A. McFate
Warning! The DG7 module contains code with numerous dependencies, and the most sinister of these is a Grinnell-specific version of the Solr schema. Do NOT attempt to use this module early in a stack-building process, nor outside the Digital.

Granular ISLE Customization: Implementing IMI Hooks
· ☕ 1 min read · ✍️ Mark A. McFate
Granular ISLE Customization This post is part of a series describing Digital.Grinnell customizations to ISLE, in a “granular” format… one small customization at a time. An index of all documents in this series is included at the end of Granular ISLE Customization: Series Guidelines.