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by Furball Zen
Thu Mar 01, 2018 12:12 am
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x
Replies: 35
Views: 6277

Re: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x

Can i leave

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by Furball Zen
Thu Mar 01, 2018 12:05 am
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x
Replies: 35
Views: 6277

Re: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x

I got it uploaded, theres a feature to use the local upload folder in phpmyadmin and since its on the same machine....

So, now im on to the next step Lumpy outlined.
by Furball Zen
Wed Feb 28, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: manual 3.1.9 to 3.2.2 db update timeout
Replies: 8
Views: 345

Re: manual 3.1.9 to 3.2.2 db update timeout

millipede wrote:
Wed Feb 28, 2018 10:29 pm
saw that recommended. Going to wait for confirmation... but, if I do that, do I then click the update tab and start the database update over again.?

So weird... add the i, then take it off later?
Yep. I had to do it.
by Furball Zen
Wed Feb 28, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: manual 3.1.9 to 3.2.2 db update timeout
Replies: 8
Views: 345

Re: manual 3.1.9 to 3.2.2 db update timeout

Yea, i got that a couple times, its an old error, just add an i to mysql (mysqli) in the config and itll pass by the error. Then remove the i when youre done.
by Furball Zen
Wed Feb 28, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Slow queries
Replies: 27
Views: 1337

Re: Slow queries

Youre comparing WP to phphbb in how it acts? LOL. :)
by Furball Zen
Wed Feb 28, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x
Replies: 35
Views: 6277

Re: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x

using your local machine , create a blank database . then import your 3.0 database to it. put all new phpbb 3.2.1 files in a folder on your localhost. edit the blank config.php file to point to the 3.0 database you just created. in your browser go to: localhost/install choose update choose update a...
by Furball Zen
Wed Feb 28, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x
Replies: 35
Views: 6277

Re: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x

... but im fuzzy with what you mean on installing the db only? Im running this on a Windows box on my local LAN, so i dont need to access a remote server. What it implies is that all you need is the database, not the 3.0.x files (except for the 3.0.x config.php IIRC). So there is no need to install...
by Furball Zen
Wed Feb 28, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x
Replies: 35
Views: 6277

Re: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x

I have a fairly old db backup that ive been waiting to restore once the domain came available and it was today. Im trying to install the version the install was on at the time it last was running on the old host. Im running into the "HTTP input character conversion:" error because i dont have the o...
by Furball Zen
Wed Feb 28, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x
Replies: 35
Views: 6277

Quick question for 3.0.12 to 3.2.x

I have a fairly old db backup that ive been waiting to restore once the domain came available and it was today. Im trying to install the version the install was on at the time it last was running on the old host. Im running into the "HTTP input character conversion:" error because i dont have the ol...
by Furball Zen
Thu Feb 22, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Server updated, now getting SQL error
Replies: 1
Views: 372

Re: Server updated, now getting SQL error

I got rid of the error by giving IUSR and IIS_USERS Write permissions on the WWW root folder, but not sure i want to have to leave that.
by Furball Zen
Thu Feb 22, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: [phpBB Debug] PHP Warning
Replies: 5
Views: 2265

Re: [phpBB Debug] PHP Warning

Ooops.
by Furball Zen
Thu Feb 22, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Server updated, now getting SQL error
Replies: 1
Views: 372

Server updated, now getting SQL error

Im running IIS 8.0 Express, MySQL Server 5.5 on Windows 10 and overnight Windows updated to the Fall Creators Update (without me knowing) and now im getting this error: [phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/phpbb/db/driver/mysql.php on line 275: mysql_fetch_assoc(): 26 is not a valid MySQL resul...
by Furball Zen
Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Blocking IP addresses
Replies: 20
Views: 1171

Re: Blocking IP addresses

Banning an IP is only useful if you have out of control poster/spam bot that is re-registering with same IP. In that case you would ban for a few days. That would stop the bot but the human poster will usually move onto proxy server etc. One thing to bear in mind about banning IP's is it may be use...
by Furball Zen
Mon Feb 19, 2018 4:03 am
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Blocking IP addresses
Replies: 20
Views: 1171

Re: Blocking IP addresses

Should i make a username for you or give you my details?

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