Drush Configuration for Drupal 8, Drupal 9

Last updated November 18, 2021

The Drush executable can be configured through the use of YAML configuration files and environment variables. This configuration can help cut down on typing lengthy frequently-used commands. You can tell Drush to look for command files in project-specific locations. Configuration can also set the value(s) of a specific command's options, instead of having to type them at the command line every time.

In this tutorial we'll:

  • Explore different Drush configuration options
  • Learn how to configure Drush for your project

By the end of this tutorial, you'll know how to provide project specific, and global, configuration that helps customize Drush and improve your own efficiency.