Drupal 8 to Drupal 9 Upgrade in 15 minutes

Apr 27, 2021

We take simple Drupal 8 site and upgrade it to Drupal 9 in less than 15 minutes. Follow along via the README at https://github.com/grasmash/drupal8to9-upgrade.

The Drupal 8 site includes a contributed and custom module that initially work with Drupal 8 only.

In the video, clone the Drupal 8 site into an Acquia Cloud IDE and install it using Composer and Drush. We then add upgrade tools like the Upgrade Status module to identify what changes are needed in order to upgrade to Drupal 9. After a few tweaks to our custom code and module versions, we upgrade to Drupal 9.

Hi! I'm Karim Boudjema, the developer and site-builder of this site.

I was wondering how could I giving back to the Drupal community all what it gave to me during the last 10 years, that's how the idea of this site came to me ... (read more)

Hi! I’m Santiago Rico, the web designer and themer of this site.

When Karim proposed me to design and theme this site for the Drupal community, I accepted immediately because the community is the main reason why I love Drupal so much.