Java 8, Tomcat 7, and Solr 4.3 on Yosemite for Drupal Development

I recently did a clean install of Yosemite on my local work station. I then installed Solr to run in Tomcat because I wanted to learn more about Tomcat. I looked at several posts to help me get my configuration the way I liked it. References are at the end of this document.

Use drush-vagrant to create drush aliases

To create drush aliases for vagrant installations, you can use the drush-vagrant project.

The My Schedule tab on user profiles page in COD

Drupal's COD distribution is a terrific way to get an event website up and running. However there is no way for a registered user to see his personal schedule. He can click the "add to my schedule" button on a session page, but then what?