I am starting a public github to show some work and interesting findings in Magento 2.
There is also some Magento 1.x code samples in there as well.
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Maybe this is what you were looking for?
I found an interesting difference in Magento 2 as compared to Magento 1 with ACL.
We no longer need to define our own private function _isAllowed(). They now have a const that we can use, and let the abstract class take care of defining the _isAllowed.
To reference here is some sample code:
Recently I needed to update a Magento 2 store to start Order numbers and Invoice numbers to specific numbers. Its pretty easy, you just need access to the database and run these commands:
There is a common mis-conception that the Magento Admin functionality labled "Disable Modules Output" will disable a module. This actually only prevents what the module is supposed to push to the browser from occuring and instead pushes an empty string.
For example, here in Magento 1.x is some code from the Core that may help
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