Comparison of social and community distributions

Last updated on
1 November 2016

Drupal distributions for social and community sites.

Distributions Drupal Commons Open Atrium VoiceBox
Project page Commons Open Atrium VoiceBox
Website Drupal Commons Open Atrium FunnyMonkey Code
Hosted version ? Discussed here ?
Documentation Documentation (it needs free account) Documentation, book Documentation
Blog Blog Blog Blog
Videos, screencasts Google Vimeo, Google Screencasts
Community site Commons Community Open Atrium Community -
Drupal group Commons Open Atrium Social Networking Sites
Drupal 6 Yes Yes Yes
Drupal 7 Release targeted for Summer 2012. In development In the issue queue and the GDO group. Yes Planning
Integrated testing Capybara test suite runs nightly at Acquia based on Commons Drush make script. Yes, integrated simpletests run on each build. -
Distribution size (D6 core: 3.31 MB) 47.3 MB 36.3 MB 29.5 MB
Custom modules and features 18.4 + 1160 KB 0 + 746 KB 8.50 + 755 KB
CCK Yes Yes Yes
Context Yes Yes Yes
Ctools Yes Yes Yes
Features Yes Yes Yes
Feeds - Yes Yes
Flag Yes - Yes
Organic Groups Yes Yes -
Panels In Drupal 7 Yes, in Drupal 7. -
Pathauto Yes Yes Yes
Rules Yes - -
Skinr Yes - Yes
Spaces - Used in D6 but not D7. -
Views Yes Yes Yes
Frequent use case Community, Social business/extranet Intranet Community from media/journalism origins
Distributions Drupal Commons Open Atrium VoiceBox