[drupal-devel] Cleaner Directory structure

K B kbahey at gmail.com
Sun May 8 16:45:59 UTC 2005

I opened a feature request for this:


Not only modules and themes, but configuration also should be under
the custom directory.

On 5/8/05, Robert Castelo <services at cortexttranslation.com> wrote:
> On 8 May 2005, at 16:07, Adrian Rossouw wrote:
> >> Yes. core, contrib AND configuration. This way Drupal core upgrade is
> >> very simple. Just rename the existing drupal directory and copy a new
> >> one in its place.
> > Also, while we are re-organizing files, I feel we should move all
> > modules
> > into their own directories.
> +1 on separate directories for core and contrib modules and themes.
> This will make it much easier to update Drupal installs, and for
> administrators to go through contrib modules to check if they are up to
> date with a new core release.
> Hopefully this will cut down on a number support requests, and make
> them easier to deal with.
> I'd suggest changing '/drlocal' to '/custom' to make it much clearer to
> average Joe installer what goes in the directory.
> Best regards,
> Robert

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