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Foundation Drupal 7 by Robert J. Townsend

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Appendix B. Drush, the Command-Line Shell for Drupal

Drush is a command-line shell for Drupal. If you use the command prompt with any frequency or you're just looking to speed up the amount of time it takes to create and build a Drupal site, this is the module for you. Drush allows you to manage sites from the command prompt, including enabling modules, running cron, syncing Drupal sites and databases, and more.

What is Drush?

Drush, which is a portmanteau of the words Drupal and shell, is a command-line shell with a number of built-in commands designed specifically for managing Drupal and multiple Drupal sites. Drush will save you a significant amount of time if you work with Drupal on any type of regular or semiregular basis. It allows you to ...

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