stevemaury wrote:Why not just do this?
- Upload all new files from a download of the full version 3.0.7-PL1 -snip -
Obviously, anyone with a choice would not want an existing board split in two with two different domains and one part of it static.OP wrote:Because with 200,000 posts, I usually end up with the update timing out long before everything's updated And I've paid people to update before, but I just don't have the cash right now. Also, the existing board was about three updates behind.
So I told her exactly how to do what she really wanted to do to get where she really wanted to be, but didn't think she could. What you told her would not have produced that result.
I have been doing this long enough to know that sometimes you need to find out the end result a user wishes to achieve rather than blindly telling them how to do what they THINK will achieve that result.