[development] let's cleanup /misc
weitzman at tejasa.com
Thu Jan 5 18:28:23 UTC 2006
Khalid B wrote:
> 1. In DocumentRoot, there should be only 2 files: index.php and
> .htaccess, and one directory (drupal/). Nothing else. This allows
> other applications to coexist cleanly (without clutter) with drupal.
yup. xmlrpc.php and cron.php can become url aliases to more standard
> 2. Under drupal/, there are two directories: core/ (with includes,
> modules, misc, ...etc.), and sites/. Anything under core/ should only
> be core Drupal, untouched by anyone, and hence easily upgradable.
> everything in core can be read only, and hence security is not an
> 3. sites/ has configuration files with multi site setup (hostname,
> default, ...etc.), in addition to an "all/" directory, which is shared
> by all domains.
> 4. Each hostname directory, as well as all/ directory can have
> modules/ and themes/, files/ with site specific themes, modules,
> 5. The current scheme of having .module, .inc and .css under one
> directory for a given module should continue. It works well.
To me, this is an excellent proposal. I read chx' disagreement but I
still support this proposal. Just because you *can* do everything today
doesn't mean we have achieved optimum state.
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