File-based Configuration: Let's Do It Right

Drupal 8 stores configuration in Yaml and Drupal 8 originally came with the promise of finally storing configuration in the file system and thus in version control. Many of us were shocked to discover that Drupal 8 still stores configuration in the database. As we all know, storing configuration in the database makes it more difficult to manage, review, and deploy. However, Drupal 8's configuration storage system is pluggable, and file-based configuration management still ships with Drupal 8 core. Come learn how to unlock the power of a file-based workflow, and why you should change the way you build Drupal 8 sites.

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