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$container not initialized after installation from sources (code and database)

I'm working on a site installed with Composer. After the local installation broke, I'm trying to reinstall the project from source code and the MySQL database. All the sources are versioned on Git (...
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"Process 'Apache web server' failed to start. Port 8083 didn't open"

I'm trying to install Acquia Deve Desktop 2 for my windows 10 PC. When it's finished installing and I run the program, an error pop up message shows up saying Process 'Apache web server' failed to ...
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Acquia Dev Desktop create-project Fails With 404 Error at Repository

I am using a brand new installation of Acquia Dev Desktop on Windows 10. When I try to use composer to create a new project I get the following output using the -vvv option: composer create-project ...
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How do I upgrade the PHP version used?

I've been away from Drupal a few years. I now want to develop a site. I see it's up to version 9. However, when I tried to install Drupal 9 in DevDesktop to get a feel for it, I got the message PHP ...
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Drush on Acquia Dev Desktop is terribly slow

I'm running version 2, built Jan 9 2020, on a Windows 10 machine. I'm opening the command line via the dev desktop interface (via the small, black command line icon), and all drush commands run ...
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Is it possible to run 2 different sites in Acquia Dev Desktop on the same computer?

I'm running Acquia Dev Desktop and I'm wondering if it's possible to clone 2 different sites with different Drupal versions. I tried cloning both sites, but when I cloned the second one and tried to ...
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I can't clone a project

I have a locally multi-site. Locally Drush works perfectly fine. But When I try to clone this project in different machine I get this error in Acquia Dev Desktop: I also tried to run a Drush command ...
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Connection issues

New to Drupal 8 and tripped up on this one. It seems something wrong with database but if anyone has tips please let me know! Here is my code: and here is error: And my drupal site isn't working at ...
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Locked out of my locally hosted Drupal site [duplicate]

I am running a local distribution of Drupal "commons" using Acquia Dev Desktop on a mac and somehow got locked out of my site. I saved my login info and am almost sure it's correct, but I'm still ...
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Is it possible to run Acquia Dev Destop without admin rights on Windows?

I would like to know if it is possible to run Acquia Dev Desktop without local Admin rights on Windows machine? I requested admin right and was given for temporary period and installed the software ...
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Drush migrate can't find database

I am running a local Drupal 8 site via Aquia DevDesktop. I enabled the Migrate modules: Migrate, Migrate Drupal, Migrate Drupal IU, Migrate Plus and Migrate Tools. When I run a migrate command in ...
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Does Acquia Dev Desktop allow 2 or more local sites using different core versions?

The goal was to assemble a local version of a live Drupal 7 site, plus a new installation of Drupal 8 which would become the upgraded version of the Drupal 7 site. But whether I create the Drupal 7 or ...
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Drush behaves strangely on Windows 10 with Acquia Dev Desktop

After having istalled drush via composer locally I had to make the following changes inside sites\default\settings.php for it to work: Create the database connection array $databases['default']['...
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kint() my_theme_preprocess_node error [closed]

After using the function kint() (in the submodule Devel Kint that is part of Devel) in my mytheme.theme file to output the variables : function my_theme_preprocess_node(&$variables){ kint($...
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Cannot update Acquia Dev Desktop Drupal Core 7.61 to 7.65 through Drush

I did a brand new install of Drupal 7.61 using Acquia Dev Desktop 2. I selected a "Standard" installation profile after launching the site in a browser. I tried to update Drupal Core through the Drush ...
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Unable to find a matching SQL Class on drupal 8 drush command in Acquia Dev Desktop

I get this error when i run sql-connect --debug C:\Devdesktop\public_html>drush sql-connect --debug Cache HIT cid: 8.1.18-commandfiles-0-cad2978683eacbb2b6166a982f0652f5 [0.12 sec, 3.03 MB] ...
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Your PHP version does not satisfy that requirement [closed]

We use the following for our local development environment. When we run composer require 'drupal/module_name:^1.1', we get the following error message. We have doubled checked that all settings for ...
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Acquia Dev Desktop and Drush broken with syntax is incorrect

I did a clean install of Acquia Dev Desktop (Build Nov 13th, 2017) under Windows 10. I can clone my site (Drupal 8) and then click to open my local Drush console. It opens a DOS prompt into the ...
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How does Acquia Dev Desktop create the connection to the database?

I am using Acquia Dev Desktop 2 on my windows 10 PC in order to develop Drupal 8 websites. As far as I know, every Drupal website requires a connection between its files and the database which is ...
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How to use drush locally with Acquia Dev Desktop2 and upgrade core

I just a new project in Drupal 8 and it's hosted on Acquias cloud using Dev Desktop 2 (DD later on). Now the project is working fine, but i can't use drush at all, as the settings.php is generated by ...
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Bad request with Acquia Dev Desktop2 overriding installation [closed]

I use Acquia Dev Desktop2 on Mac for php7.0. I think that it is the previous version. I was waiting for the upgrade to use php7.1, but there was no announcement in check for update menu. I have no ...
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WSOD , Autoload.php, Composer, and Two /Vendor directories

I'm going to try to be as thorough as possible. I have an AcquiaCloud-hosted Drupal site with 3 environments, dev, staging, and production. My team uses Acquia DevDesktop to work on this site. The ...
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Host Drupal site from Dev desktop to Acquia cloud - error

I'm trying to host my Drupal site from Acquia desktop to Acquia cloud but I get the error - "Drush was unable to create site archive" . Any assistance would be appreciated. Also note, I am just ...
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Acquia cloud installing a module: private key file

I'm currently building a CMS using Drupal 8 hosted in Acquia Cloud. At this time of the process, the goal was to do the setup of URL Patterns. In order to do this, I need to install the module ...
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How to upgrade Acquia desktop to php 7.1?

Drupal 8.4 requires php version greater than 7.1 . In acquia devdesktop default we are getting php 7.0. How to upgrade php 7.0 to php 7.1 in Acquia dev desktop? Thank you.
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How to debug and fix error [fcgid:warn] (OS 109)The pipe has been ended , get overlap result error, [core:error] End of script output before headers

I’m using : Drupal 8 on Acquia DevDesktop version 2 with php 7.0.15. php_mode is set to FAST CGI (mod_fcgid). Info from the phpinfo() Apache/2.4.18 (Win32) OpenSSL/1.0.2j mod_fcgid/2.3.9 The ...
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Where is the php_error.log file in Acquia Dev Desktop?

I'm having problem with a site installed with Acquia Dev Desktop, but I can't find the php_error.log file to see the errors. There is nothing inside the DevDesktop folder and I can't see anything in ...
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How to Clone a production site locally for testing?

Ok so I am kinda new to drupal (I've only been working with it for a few months at work) and I just got my first freelance client who has a drupal site that he wants to modify its layout. I am now ...
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My Aquia Dev Desktop is insanely slow. What could be the problem? [closed]

I'm running Drupal 7 with the latest version of Aquia Dev Desktop and the site is REALLY slow on local host. I mean something like one minute to load a node to edit it, and three minutes to load the ...
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Unable to install a distro on a Macbook

I recently upgraded Acquia Dev Desktop 2 with the most recent release as of March 23th, for both Windows and Mac. It works great on my Windows machine however, while on my Macbook I'm unable to ...
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Error on import multisite backup

I had to import a multisite (Drupal 7) to Acquia dev desktop. The import seemed to be successful. But the following error is displayed when the page is accessed: PDOException: SQLSTATE[42S02]: Base ...
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Is it good idea to install modules, which require server config, locally? How?

There are few modules which require server side config to work. If you have a hosting and domain, it is not a big problem, but if you are developing locally, then I guess it is a problem. If you ...
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How to manage acquia website in Lamp environment? [closed]

I know, there is Acquia dev desktop application available for Wamp and Mamp environment. We have Lamp environment. But, we are not able to clone the website in linux environment. I want to use the ...
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Transferred website not referencing images files correctly

I recently copied some Drupal websites from a local Acquia Dev Desktop web server to a local MAMP web server. Curiously the sites work except the graphics are not loading. i.e., stylesheets load, ...
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SSH authentication failed, please provide another key- Acquia

Team, I'm trying to Clone my Cloud website and use it in Dev desktop. I have generated 4096 keygen and add public key in Acquia Cloud. I am using Latest Acquia Dev Desktop on Windows 10. I am ...
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Change directory where MySQL saves its data

Is there a way to get Acquia Dev Desktop to save the MySQL data to a different location other than the one it chooses by default? Imagine to reinstall Acquia and thus needing to save the MySQL data ...
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Losing SSH access to Acquia Cloud: "permission denied (publickey)"

Sometimes, when working on an Acquia Cloud project, I seemingly spontaneously lose git access on the AC server. This might be related to switching between multiple workstations while working on the ...
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Drush bootstrap fail - wrong MySQL username

drush sql-connect produces valid, working MySQL credentials: mysql --user=drupaluser --password= --database=core_20161101 --host=127.0.0.1 --port=33067 So does drush status: Database driver ...
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Acquia Dev Desktop MySQL database troubleshooting on Mac OSX 10.11 [closed]

I changed the Acquia Dev Desktop configuration, then when Apache web server and MySQL were restarting MySQL never got back online. I have enabled the debug option in Acquia Dev Desktop. The logs don'...
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Deploy to production with git using Acquia like localserver

I'm using Acquia to export my local proyect to production proyect but when I did git push just the code was saved, the changes that I did in UI was not saved for example I created a user in local UI ...
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How to configure drush with Acquia DevDesktop on Windows to access through proxy?

There are some answers to similar questions using WAMP, but now drush is not recommended under Windows (unless using DevDesktop, which I am). And this is seriously frustrating. I followed the ...
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Acquia Dev Desktop, PHP 5.6 and SSL certificate issue on local MacOSX

I am having problems authenticating to SalesForce using the Drupal SalesForce Suite module https://www.drupal.org/project/salesforce Error opening socket ssl://ap2.salesforce.com:443 I am running ...
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Acquia Dev Desktop is already installed

Well after 3 days of headsmahsing against this issue and trying to resolve it by reading the documentation available, I think it’s time to expose my problem. ^^ Every time I try to create a new web ...
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Drupal not responding after moving to remote host

I'm recently trying to lunch a new website using drupal 8.1.0 and I'm working on it more than 2 months now.I'm developing it on my local windows machine using Acquia Dev Desktop 2. Everything was ...
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Move Acquia dev destop sites to another local enviroment

What would be the easiest way to move all websites from my old Mac to new Mac or Pc that are done in Acquia Dev Desktop ? Also, downloading new version just overwrites old installation leaving ...
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Cloning site and $config_directories

On my local Drupal 8 multisite environment in sites/default/settings.php I have: $config_directories['staging'] = 'sites/default/config/staging'; $config_directories = array(); Because the default ...
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Git workflow and Acquia Dev Desktop .dd files

Using Acquia Dev Desktop I created a multisite setup. All working fine. I added all files to a local Git repository I added a .gitignore file I pushed all the files to a central remote repo I want ...
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Local database setup in combination with staging server database

I have a central remote Git repo (Bonobo git server) where I track all the Drupal 8 code etc. We have a staging server already up and running installed with Drupal 8. I cloned the remote repository ...
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What to enter into browser-sync command to run it on Aquia Dev Desktop?

I'm trying to set up Broswers-Sync for my Aquia Dev Desktop Drupal 7 installation on localhost In the page tutorial it says to set up local host like this command: browser-sync start --proxy "...
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How to drush rsync and sql-sync on windows with Acquia-Dev?

Answer (just to share some hours of experience): To get rsync and sql-sync to work on remote server using Windows (w/Aquia) it is necessary to make changes to 2 files filesystem.inc and SqlBase.php ...
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