1. 1.20.x authorize.php BACKDROP_ROOT
  2. 1.20.x cron.php BACKDROP_ROOT
  3. 1.20.x install.php BACKDROP_ROOT
  4. 1.20.x modules/simpletest/tests/http.php BACKDROP_ROOT
  5. 1.20.x modules/simpletest/tests/https.php BACKDROP_ROOT
  6. 1.20.x update.php BACKDROP_ROOT

Defines the root directory of the Backdrop installation.

The dirname() function is used to get path to Backdrop root folder, which avoids resolving of symlinks. This allows the code repository to be a symlink and hosted outside of the web root. See issue #1297.


./cron.php, line 15
Handles incoming requests to fire off regularly-scheduled tasks (cron jobs).


define('BACKDROP_ROOT', dirname(dirname($_SERVER['SCRIPT_FILENAME'])))