The Demo module has two main uses. It can be used to create and restore
snapshots of a site with a simple click that can be useful when testing
modules and during development. Also, with the included optional Demo
Reset module it can be used to setup a public demonstration site, a
sandbox for visitors to use, that is automatically reset periodically using
Install this module using the official Backdrop CMS instructions at https://backdropcms.org/guide/modules.
Visit the configuration page under Administration > Structure > Snapshots (admin/structure/demo) and enter the required information.
-- CONFIGURATION --
- Configure the path where dumps will be stored at the Dump settings
To configure automatic reset:
Go to Manage snapshots (admin/structure/demo/manage) and select a snapshot
Enable atomatic reset from Dump settings (admin/structure/demo). Make sure you
have cron configured to run at least once within the entered time interval.
-- USAGE --
Go to Create snapshot (admin/structure/demo/dump) and create your first
After a while, reset your site (admin/structure/demo/reset).
Bugs and Feature requests should be reported in the Issue Queue: https://github.com/backdrop-contrib/demo/issues.
- Robert Garrigós (https://github.com/robertgarrigos).
- Ported to Backdrop CMS by Robert Garrigós (https://github.com/robertgarrigos).
- Originally written for Drupal by Stefan M. Kudwien (smk-ka) - email@example.com and others.
This project is GPL v2 software. See the LICENSE.txt file in this directory for complete text.