Project creation and installation changes
- Add a new website in Dev Desktop by clicking Import local Drupal site. Point it at the
docrootdirectory in your new codebase. Your
/sites/default/settings.phpfile will be modified to include the Acquia Dev Desktop database connection information.
- Follow the normal setup process by running the following command:
To use a custom version of Drush (required by Acquia BLT) with Acquia Dev Desktop, you must complete the following steps:
- Add the following lines to
~/.bash_profile(or equivalent file):
export PATH="/Applications/DevDesktop/mysql/bin:$PATH" export DEVDESKTOP_DRUPAL_SETTINGS_DIR="$HOME/.acquia/DevDesktop/DrupalSettings"
Ensure that Acquia Dev Desktop's PHP binary is being used on the CLI. This will require adding a line like the following to your
The exact line will depend upon the version of PHP that you intend to use. You can determine the effect of the value with the
Enable the usage of environmental variables by adding the following line to
php.ini, which you can locate with
variables_order = "EGPCS
Restart your terminal session.
Optionally, run the following command to check your configuration: