“...we decided to host our Drupal environment
using virtualization. This allowed us to build and
test the Drupal environment locally and easily
ship the entire virtual machine to the
production hosting platform.”
19 Dec 2006
Using open source
software to design,
develop, and deploy a
collaborative Web site, Part
12: Hosting and deploying
This presentation is about
making Drupal better at
dealing with these
In four parts
3. Best Practices
features List all the available features for your site.
features-export Export a feature from your site into a
features-update Update a feature module on your site.
features-revert Revert a feature module on your site.
Alex makes a feature.
Jeff adds a couple views.
Young adds theme overrides.
Alex ﬁxes Jeff’s and Young’s bugs
Jeff makes views adjustments
Alex makes views adjustments, to ﬁx Jeff’s...
Young touches up the views styling
Views changes are
made only once.
Each change has a
Less room for dumb