Drupal - Get database name using Drush

By xngo on January 23, 2020

To get the database name of the current installation Drupal, do the followings:

  1. cd to the installation directory of your Drupal.
  2. Run drush status | grep 'Database name' | cut -d':' -f2 | xargs

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