Porting your module to Drupal 8


If you haven't already ported your modules to Drupal 8, now is the time. This session lays out a standard approach you can take to ensure a smooth experience updating your modules to Drupal 8. It will explain some of the tools available which aid the update process. I'll be showing a case study for an existing module Trellon ported to Drupal 8 using this method and how to avoid some of pitfalls along the way.

At the end of the session, you will be able to:

  • Follow a process for upgrading modules to Drupal 8.
  • Use automated tools to assist the update process.
  • Learn some of the new module concepts in Drupal 8.

Session Track

Coding and Development

Experience Level


Drupal Version