Category: Git

  • Migrating the Digital Latin Library from Drupal 7 to Drupal 9

    Birds migratin

    Background I manage several sites that have been running on Drupal 7. For a variety of reasons, I finally decided that it was time to upgrade them to Drupal 9. I wanted to bypass Drupal 8 altogether, since its end-of-life is coming up in November 2021. Previously, the upgrade path required a detour through D8, […]

  • .gitignore for Drupal

    Banner from git site

    I have been doing a lot of work with Drupal sites lately, so I thought it would be helpful to share a .gitignore file that seems to do a good job of keeping my Git repositories free of sensitive information (e.g., the settings.php file!) and clutter. My friend Todd Woofenden sent this to me, but […]