Installing a Drupal 8 site from existing configuration

Installing a Drupal 8 site from existing configuration.

First download the site's code from the repository:

Using the Terminal, move into your development directory

cd ~/dev

Create a directory for your project and cd into it. 

mkdir dev.d8site-basic.com1 && cd dev.d8site-basic.com1
git clone -b basic ./

git clone ./

Also install the site theme from it's repository:

git clone web/themes/custom/d8site/ 

Now install the site using composer

composer install


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