Drupal Installation

This guide covers much of the same material. These pages cover more options than the User Guide, with somewhat less detailed instructions. When information is available in other developer guides, we link to them rather than repeat it here.

Drupal 8 Configuration Management

In Drupal 7, users who struggled to set up an effective system of moving from development to live sites. If you changed your settings on a development site, it was often difficult to move those to your live site. The Configuration Management improvements in Drupal 8 are designed to make that much easier. Configuration Management was one of several major initiatives for Drupal 8.