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Drupal 7 Multi-sites Configuration by Matt Butcher

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Chapter 3. Settings, Modules, and Themes

In the previous chapter we installed three sites into our one Drupal multi-site, but we did not configure any of these three. In this chapter we will look at configuring Drupal, with a special focus on using Drupal modules and themes. In particular, we will see how Drupal can share modules and themes when we want, but also keep certain modules and themes restricted only to a specific site. We will cover the following:

  • Configuring each site separately
  • Sharing configurations
  • Installing shared modules
  • Installing unshared (single-site) modules
  • Installing themes and subthemes

Configuring sites

We wrapped up the last chapter by running the Drupal web installer for all three sites, giving each its own database, site ...

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