Drupal 8: Configuration Sync Directory Setup

  1. Number 1:  what is the Configuration Sync Directory?
    1. It’s an import dropfolder for config files
    2. defaults to /sites/default/files/config_UNIQUEHASH
      1. has folder /sync
        1. has it own hidden its own hidden .htaccess
    3. Change location for sync directory
      1. make new directory
      2. Probably want to copy dat readme file
      3. in settings.php
        1. update $config_directories[‘sync’] variable
        2. relative to Drupal Root
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