[development] Database creation on Install
dmitrig01 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 14 05:23:56 UTC 2008
This has not yet been attempted (I think) simply because most people
do not install with a user with sufficient rights to create a
database, and therefore there is no need for most people
Please correct me if I'm wrong.
On Nov 13, 2008, at 9:17 PM, Amy Stephen wrote:
> I apologize if this is not the appropriate place to ask this
> question but I am curious after checking out your fine development
> Why doesn't the Drupal Installation process try to create the
> database if it doesn't exist already? WordPress is the same. Joomla!
> will use the database if it exists - and create it, provided the ID
> has sufficient permissions. It's just another "make things easier"
> step (for both the "newbie" crowd, but also developers testing/
> I was curious if there were security concerns? Or, if it just never
> seemed to be someone's itch?
> Again, if I am out of place with this question, please let me know,
> and forgive my ignorance.
Nope, this is the right place.
> Kind regards,
> Amy :)
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