Updating Modules via Drush

If you have to perform module updates on your Drupal site, then Drush is the way to go. Drush will help you to update all modules on your site(s) quickly and painlessly.


  • SSH/shell access
  • Somewhat higher than basic Unix/Linux command-line experience


Drush has many commands and options. These commands need to be run from the directory where the settings.php file for your site is, i.e.