Install Drupal using Drush command only

Every Drupal developer knows about drush. If you did not installed drush then use the following article for installing drush. Here in this article I am going explain you about install drupal empty project in only two steps.


For setup the empty drupal project setup use following command

#drush dl drupal-7
Project drupal (7.28) downloaded to /home/purab/drupal-7.28.                                                                                                       [success]
Project drupal contains:                                                                                                                                           [success]
– 3 profiles: testing, minimal, standard
– 4 themes: stark, seven, bartik, garland
– 47 modules: drupal_system_listing_incompatible_test, drupal_system_listing_compatible_test, poll, rdf, statistics, user, taxonomy, translation, tracker, node,
contact, syslog, contextual, profile, overlay, forum, blog, book, system, aggregator, path, comment, help, simpletest, trigger, menu, dashboard, search, locale,
field_ui, shortcut, options, number, field_sql_storage, text, list, field, php, color, toolbar, filter, update, dblog, file, block, image, openid

#cd drupal-7.28

#drush site-install standard –account-name=admin –account-pass=admin –db-url=mysql://mydbusername:’pass@123’@localhost/mydbname

You are about to create a sites/default/files directory and create a sites/default/settings.php file and DROP all tables in your ‘marketplace’ database. Do you want to continue? (y/n): y
Warning: Using a password on the command line interface can be insecure.
ERROR 1064 (42000) at line 1: You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near ” at line 1
Starting Drupal installation. This takes a few seconds …                                                                                                         [ok]
Installation complete.  User name: admin  User password: admin

after this you can check project in browser.


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