Howto install Drupal 7 using Git
So you decided to give it a try and are tired of downloading an archive, unpacking, blah-blah?
- navigate to your web server document root folder
- create yourself a working directory, like
- and use the clone command
git clone --branch 7.x git://git.drupal.org/project/drupal.git ./
You can now move directly to the “Create configuration file…” section of the quick installer page.