function core_drush_help

8.0.x core_drush_help($section)
6.x core_drush_help($section)
7.x core_drush_help($section)
3.x core_drush_help($section)
4.x core_drush_help($section)
5.x core_drush_help($section)
master core_drush_help($section)

Implementation of hook_drush_help().

This function is called whenever a drush user calls 'drush help <name-of-your-command>'


A string with the help section (prepend with 'drush:'):

Return value

A string with the help text for your command.


commands/core/, line 486
Core drush commands.


function core_drush_help($section) {
  switch ($section) {
    case 'meta:core:title':
      return dt("Core drush commands");
    case 'drush:help':
      return dt("Drush provides an extensive help system that describes both drush commands and topics of general interest.  Use `drush help --filter` to present a list of command categories to view, and `drush topic` for a list of topics that go more in-depth on how to use and extend drush.");
    case 'drush:php-script':
      return dt("Runs the given php script(s) after a full Drupal bootstrap. A useful alternative to eval command when your php is lengthy or you can't be bothered to figure out bash quoting. If you plan to share a script with others, consider making a full drush command instead, since that's more self-documenting.  Drush provides commandline options to the script via drush_get_option('option-name'), and commandline arguments can be accessed either via drush_get_arguments(), which returns all arguments in an array, or drush_shift(), which removes the next argument from the list and returns it.");
    case 'drush:rsync':
      return dt("Sync the entire drupal directory or a subdirectory to a <destination> using ssh. Excludes reserved files and directories for supported VCSs. Useful for pushing copies of your tree to a staging server, or retrieving a files directory from a remote site. Relative paths start from the Drupal root directory if a site alias is used; otherwise they start from the current working directory.");
    case 'drush:drupal-directory':
      return dt("Return the filesystem path for modules/themes and other key folders.");
    case 'error:DRUSH_DRUPAL_DB_ERROR':
      $message = dt("Drush was not able to start (bootstrap) the Drupal database.\n");
      $message .= dt("Hint: This may occur when Drush is trying to:\n");
      $message .= dt(" * bootstrap a site that has not been installed or does not have a configured database. In this case you can select another site with a working database setup by specifying the URI to use with the --uri parameter on the command line. See `drush topic docs-aliases` for details.\n");
      $message .= dt(" * connect the database through a socket. The socket file may be wrong or the php-cli may have no access to it in a jailed shell. See for details.\n");
      $message .= dt("\nDrush was attempting to connect to: \n!credentials\n", array('!credentials' => _core_site_credentials(12)));
      return $message;
      $message = dt("Drush was not able to start (bootstrap) Drupal.\n");
      $message .= dt("Hint: This error can only occur once the database connection has already been successfully initiated, therefore this error generally points to a site configuration issue, and not a problem connecting to the database.\n");
      $message .= dt("\nDrush was attempting to connect to: \n!credentials\n", array('!credentials' => _core_site_credentials(12)));
      return $message;