I’m new to D8 at CERN. I just got my website activated with D8 at CERN.
I am setting up my (static) webpage with some personal information.
How do I upload a pdf of my full CV and link it within a paragraph in a page in drupal 8?
I have looked around but all solutions seem to involve “new modules/extensions”: a concept which I don’t understand.
Can’t believe it’s not possible in the baseline D8 cern installation?
Hello Giuseppe and welcome in the community,
In order to simply look a file:
- Mount your website locally using webdav
- In your mounted website you will find a file structure. Place your file under
/files, either on the root or in a subfolder. For example under
- In order to access it from a public URL you need to access it via https://<your_website>.web.cern.ch/sites/<your_website>.web.cern.ch/files/<rest_of_the_url> , where in our example
<rest_of_the_url> will be
Let me know if it works.
However, it doesn’t seem to work already at step 1.
Finder tries to connect to the server and gives me a connection error. I followed the instructions for a Mac, put my own website name. But nothing…
"There was a problem connecting to the server “salaman.web.cern.ch”. etc
The documentation mentions that you should connect to
https://<sitename>.web.cern.ch/_webdav, so in your case its
Ah sorry, took the path for D7…
Thanks a lot, Kostas.