Drupal website configuration is typically stored in the database, which makes management and deployment of this configuration hard. During this session, we will go over the pitfalls of configuration management and explain a proven solution to this problem in Drupal 7.
Topics will include:
- Install profiles
- Settings files
- Features and Strongarm
- Concept of a "Controller" module
Next to that, we will discuss the out-of-the-box facilities of Drupal 8 for configuration management.
Want to start right off doing configuration management like a boss? Download the example code!