OJS OCS OMP OHS

You are viewing the PKP Support Forum | PKP Home Wiki



How can I upgrade OJS 2.3.6 into 2.4

Are you responsible for making OJS work -- installing, upgrading, migrating or troubleshooting? Do you think you've found a bug? Post in this forum.

Moderators: jmacgreg, btbell, michael, bdgregg, barbarah, asmecher

Forum rules
What to do if you have a technical problem with OJS:

1. Search the forum. You can do this from the Advanced Search Page or from our Google Custom Search, which will search the entire PKP site. If you are encountering an error, we especially recommend searching the forum for said error.

2. Check the FAQ to see if your question or error has already been resolved.

3. Post a question, but please, only after trying the above two solutions. If it's a workflow or usability question you should probably post to the OJS Editorial Support and Discussion subforum; if you have a development question, try the OJS Development subforum.

How can I upgrade OJS 2.3.6 into 2.4

Postby ubaiddev » Sun Jul 14, 2013 3:59 am

Dear All,

I am running ojs 2.3.6 on my website: www.synergypublishers.com. It was working fine but when my hosting provider changed its php script to 5.4 it starting some problem.
on this forum: viewtopic.php?f=8&t=6444#p24796. I found that I have to change my locale class to something else so I changed it to localex as mentioned. It works fine but when authors trying to submit an article there is no language selection in drop down and that option is required filed.
I searched for its validation and I removed it. But I still think there might me some more issues so thats why I want to upgrade my ojs 2.3.5 to 2.4.

I have replaced all folders and files to new ojs except: files and Public directories now when I go to my site on localhost it shows me installation page as I didn't upgrade its database. Can anyone please tell me did I do it on the right way? How can I upgrade my database? I don't want to loose its styling and other edits.

Please help.

Thanks
ubaiddev
 
Posts: 27
Joined: Mon Apr 08, 2013 1:35 am

Re: How can I upgrade OJS 2.3.6 into 2.4

Postby asmecher » Mon Jul 15, 2013 9:07 am

Hi ubaiddev,

See docs/UPGRADE.

Regards,
Alec Smecher
Public Knowledge Project Team
asmecher
 
Posts: 8910
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2005 12:56 pm


Return to OJS Technical Support

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot] and 5 guests