About files

In Acquia Cloud, uploaded files are separate from the Drupal codebase and your code repository. Acquia Cloud deployment code creates a symbolic link to your website's /files directory. If you use Drupal's multisite feature, Acquia Cloud creates a separate /files directory for each settings.php file in the /sites directory.

On Acquia Cloud, manage your Drupal codebase using either the Git or Subversion (SVN) version control system. Git and SVN can manage text files full of code, but not large collections of user-uploaded...

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