Questions tagged [configuration-management]

Managing configurations across environments is part of the configuration management.

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Unable to save content language configuration

My Drupal 8 website is multilingual and has many entity type bundles for nodes, taxonomy terms, paragraphs, media et cetera. This leads to a content language settings form (admin/config/regional/...
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How to use settings.local.php with Drupal 7?

I couldn't find answer from previous questions nor drupal.org/pantheon.io. I don't know that how to get local Drupal to use settings.local.php? There isn't a settings.php if I clone the repo from ...
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Blank screen with no error messages on new server

I have a working drupal 7 site, built with git, running on 2 different servers, one test server and one server used for staging and production sites. So I know that the site is working. So after ...
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Config import constantly showing configs to import

Recently after doing a config import via drush (drush cim sync), the config files don't seem to import properly, as the files are listed after a supposed successful import. (and doing a cex sync shows ...
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CKEditor configuration is not working

In my site it was not required to add color to text or change its size, but now we want to add formatting to our posts. So I tried to configure CKEditor's Toolbar to add text formatting options in ...
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How to Restrict some special character in password field

I'm very new in Drupal, I would like to restrict some special characters from user password field Is there any way to edit configuration of core modules i'm trying to create preg_match modules . i ...
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Modify token used in path URL alias generation

We would like to have the URL pattern for Article content type to use article/[node:field_short_description]. In the scenario where field_short_description is not populated, we would like for the URL ...
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How can I export Image Crop configuration with an Image Style for custom module?

I have a custom module I'm re-using on other projects and I want to include an image style with an image crop configuration. Under the configuration menu, I export a single crop item: langcode: en ...
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How can I read config schema from a config entity?

I need to read the schema definition from a config entity, which is located in config/schema. For example the schema from a node type defined in node.schema.yml: node.type.*: type: config_entity ...
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Benefit of config entities over regular config entries?

In Drupal 8 it is possible to store configuration in "config entities". However, the same can also be achieved with non-entity config entries. E.g. one example for a config entity schema, from core....
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Config split settings file generated into split directory

Drupal 8.7 I have a multisite split. The config_split.config_split.<sitename>.yml files are supposed to go into the config/default directory. For some reason when updating a split on one of my ...
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Get Translated Config

I've followed a few tutorials on how to set up a custom settings form and create translations. All this seems to work, but after adding a translation, I am unable to get the config settings for that ...
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Overriding system.site.uuid with an environment variable

I have a need to have separate sites behave as if they are clones of each other; that is, they each need to have the same site UUID. Due to the environment I am operating in, I am unable to change ...
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The drush command 'variable-get' could not be executed

Command variable-get requires Drupal core version 6 or 7 to run. The drush command 'variable-get' could not be executed. drush st Drupal version : 8.7.3 Site URI ...
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Config import failed “Duplicate entry”

I really want to like the configuration management system in Drupal. Over time, I've learned to tamp down my expectations in how it can be used to develop against a production config. On production, I'...
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How can I update existing config from a custom module's config/install yamls?

I added some config yml files to my module's config/install directory so that it is installed directly when installing my module, it works well only if there isn't a config file with the same name ...
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All instances of block are not getting removed

This question is a continuation of this Block in Drupal 8, The second problem I am facing is that suppose I select block made for comment section and place it under Sidebar second section and ...
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How do I create a configuration sync folder?

I've inherited a Drupal 8 site but it has no config_HASH folder with it which means that the majority of admin paths throw an exception. How do I generate a new configuration folder based on the ...
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Trusted Host Patterns Settings Not working with IP

So I am trying to get this drupal(drupal845.localhost) site accessible by my VM. But the Trusted Host Settings are not working. Here are the settings in my settings.php $settings['...
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Image styles with $settings['file_public_base_url']?

I deep dive in the settings.php file of Drupal 8.1 and try to configure $settings['file_public_base_url']and $settings['file_public_path']. All media links are correctly rewritten, that works with ...
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How do I tell drush not to overwrite some configuration settings?

I tell drush this: drush @live cim --skip-modules=system,swiftmailer and drush replies with this: Collection Config Operation swiftmailer....
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Use hook to get the domain configuration from language

We have enabled English, Spanish, and French on our site. On Regional and language >> Languages detection we selected URL for Content language detection >> Detection Method. For Part of the URL that ...
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Help with $base URL path in settings.php

Since I created my site (long time ago!) I have added content and changed many settings. My URL has always been www.domain.com/'drupalfolder'/(content) I want to remove the drupal folder from the URL ...
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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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Configuration changes that will not import?

I have some configuration that will not import. If I run drush config-import --preview I see the changes to be imported; I hit 'y' to import. When I run the same command, the changes are still there? ...
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How to handle config changes on core update?

I have an 8.6.15 site managed by composer and drush. The db and config exports are in sync. Roling our new features using drush cim on production works fine. I now update core to 8.7 by running ...
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How do I remove a configuration object from the active configuration?

I'm writing a custom module for Drupal 8. It defines a field storage configuration object, in a file called modules/mymod/config/install/field.storage.bloom_stem.bs_twitter_ac.yml. The problem is ...
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Data storage for custom config-entity sequence type

Using Drupal 8 I've got a custom content type application and a ConfigEntityType application_type for bundles of it. I need each bundle to store a list of strings when newly created/edited. E.g. ...
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Failed User Login

I have developed a website in Drupal 8 and have deployed it to production. I have created 7-8 other accounts for my content management team and have granted them limited privileges for creating, ...
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Where is the `Drush` command specific documentation?

To be more specific than the title, I want to know what drush cim exactly does, like: where is the drush cim command specific documentation? Does cim command remove the files after they are imported, ...
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How do I connect to an external database and specify the schema to use?

I want to connect Drupal to an external Database and I need to specify the schema on the settings.php file, otherwise Drupal schema module connects by default to the 'public' schema. I tried, without ...
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Image Styles Not Generating Thumbnails/Previews

I have File Browser installed on my website. The module info can be found here: https://www.drupal.org/project/file_browser When I go to browse for pictures, there are no images. You can see what I ...
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How do I access the configuration variables present in settings.php through my code? [duplicate]

I want to access the variables present in the settings.php in my custom module. For example, if the settings.php file contains the $config['test']['uid'] = 'ABC'; line, I want to access the content of ...
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How do I set a variable in the configuration file setting.php and use it from code?

How do I set a variable in the configuration file setting.php and use it from code?
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Config entity schema to save checkboxes element

I have created a Config Entity, one of the values it stores is the results from a set of checkboxes. This is the element in the form $form['choices'] = [ '#type' => 'checkboxes', '#title' =>...
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Module enable / disable is slow using drush cim

I have 2 drupal sites which takes a high time to enable or disable modules, while other sites are faster. It is true these slow sites are more complex: it has a lot more of modules. Is there any ...
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Multisite config directories of subsides

I set up a local Drupal 8 multisite, using Acquia dev desktop. It's working fine. I added all Drupal 8 core files to my local repository and pushed them to a central remote repository. in sites/...
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Shared Multisite Settings

Using a Drupal Multisite system, is it possible to have a base set of configuration settings shared across multiple sites? That is, each site in Drupal has a settings.php file default/settings.php ...
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Use a custom Table/Storage for a Custom Field

I want to create a DR8 content field, which has no field tables, and passes the save and load mechanisms to a custom table. Is there a way to do this? I've been able to prevent saving with: class ...
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Custom database connection

What is the best way to connect to a remote database through drupal? Would the correct method be to use the settings.php with the database in there, and use the built in db_select, db_query() etc ...
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Shared Field Name Between Entity Types?

I have always separated my field names by entity. e.g. field_paragraph_h2 or field_content_h2, but when you look at config, fields are designated by their entity type as well. field.field....
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Why when I do a configuration export in Drupal 8 does the config.tar.gz in tmp not get copied to the sync folder?

This happens when I use the UI and Drush cex. The config.tar.gz is created in the tmp folder but nothing is created in the sync folder that I created in sites/default. I have searched for similar ...
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Set max_execution_time for view?

I've got a view that generates a CSV report on user information. However, due to the size of the dataset it's causing the server to timeout. Is there some way that I can set the max_execution_time() ...
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Cannot add a domain to existing drupal 7 site

Sorry in advance if this is a dumb question, I can't seem to figure out how to add a domain name to a D7 site, (currently using an IP). The website is hosted on digitalocean, the new domain is from ...
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How to prevent Devel module to be installed on production environments

Using the new Drupal 8 Configuration manager, how can I prevent it from installing the Devel module on certain environments? As far as I know, installing it on my local means the next time I export ...
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Can I create an “unlimited” values variable?

I'm trying to create an exclude list of sorts that is configurable via the variable admin interface. I have created lots of single value variables, but never a variable as an array where through the ...
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Create config object with array containing key-value pairs

We have a custom module, mymodule, that we want to use to create a config object for so that it can contain an array of key-value pairs. We need to be able to click button Add More on the form that ...
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Is there any “block_user” module?

After moving my sites to the new server, and some updates in the mean time. I have found one of the sites displaying the "The following module is missing from the file system: block_user bootstrap....
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How to access variables in a fieldset with variable_get

function bi_mx_enhancement_form($form, &$form_state) { $form['bi_mx_enhancement_government_ws'] = [ '#type' => 'fieldset', '#title' => t('Government Web Service Settings')...
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Configuration translate Form Access Denied

This questions has repeat several times, but I face similar issues. Here are configuration yml information webform_protected_downloads.configsettings.yml token_text: 'test' langcode: en ...