Best way to get current from 3.0.12?

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Best way to get current from 3.0.12?

Post by RigNalScIn » Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:52 pm

Have an embedded U10 install that was P2Vd (HyperV) & upgraded to U14. Finally moving to an updated (U18) host.

Not looking for in-depth assistance, just tips about any possible gotchas.

I'm assuming move existing install to new host and do in-place upgrades until current?

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Re: Best way to get current from 3.0.12?

Post by warmweer » Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:58 pm

https://www.phpbb.com/support/docs/en/3 ... /upgrade3/

If you have a large board, my way would be do it (not really necessary) in steps (>>> 3.0.14 >>> 3.1.12 >>> 3.2.3) and on localhost (and keep intermediate backups). Database size smaller than 1.5 GB shouldn't be a problem online.


edit: corrected 3.0.12 to 3.1.12 (this was noticed by stevemaury)
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Re: Best way to get current from 3.0.12?

Post by RigNalScIn » Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:00 pm

Excellent, thanks and sorry I missed the docs section there. - So much has changed! :)

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Re: Best way to get current from 3.0.12?

Post by stevemaury » Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:18 pm

I assume warmweer means (>>> 3.0.12 >>> 3.1.14 >>> 3.2.3)
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Re: Best way to get current from 3.0.12?

Post by warmweer » Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:30 pm

stevemaury wrote:
Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:18 pm
I assume warmweer means (>>> 3.0.12 >>> 3.1.14 >>> 3.2.3)
Actually I meant

3.0.12 >>> 3.0.14 >>> 3.1.12 >>> 3.2.3

I strongly advise against going through 3.1.14 because that version is not supported at all by phpBB.com ;)
(sorry stevemaury, I just couldn't resist this one :P )
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Re: Best way to get current from 3.0.12?

Post by RigNalScIn » Wed Nov 14, 2018 8:42 pm

Went quite well, thanks again for the wakeup to look at the link that was literally right below my mouse.. :lol:

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