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Migrating to Drupal 7 by Trevor James

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Migrating your feature to another Drupal site

So far in this chapter we've shown how features can help you to manage changes and tweaks to your site's configuration. We've focused on how to do this using a content type and a feed importer. Another powerful feature of the Features module is that, as the module packages your configuration changes as code in the form of a custom module, you can easily move your module to another Drupal site that is also running the Features module. Then on this new site you can enable your module. When you enable your module, the module will create the content type and its associated components including taxonomy vocabs, associated Views and Panels, and more.

One note here—you need to make sure that the site you will ...

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