[development] let's cleanup /misc

Khalid B kb at 2bits.com
Wed Dec 28 06:42:47 UTC 2005

+1 on the general idea.

A while back, I suggested that we have all drupal files be under a
subdirectory, with  only index.php and .htaccess at the root level.

Everything else would be under a drupal directory:


This way, when a new release is out, upgrading does not involve a lot
of saving of files and copying back or merging.

We also have an uncluttered directory under www (or public_html), with
only one directory and 2 files in it).

On 12/28/05, Theodore Serbinski <tss24 at cornell.edu> wrote:
> As 4.7 continues to grow and new files are added or about to be added
> (like the forthcoming textarea patch, w00t indeed!), I think it's time
> for an early spring cleaning on this folder. I recommend the
> following:
> delete /misc
> create:
>    /images
>    /images/logos (for those drupal powered logos)
>    /scripts (merge with shell scripts perhaps?)
>    /styles
> Thoughts? I think we should make this change before 4.7 ships, it
> should be relatively simple to do, we just need to agree on the best
> way to do it. So let's have at it!
> ted (m3avrck)

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