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importing users into DB

Postby makemywish » Sat Oct 05, 2013 3:15 am

Is it possible to import users directly into the database from an old OJS 2.2.2 DB into the DB of a fresh install of OJS latest release.
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Re: importing users into DB

Postby JasonNugent » Sat Oct 05, 2013 7:01 am

Hi makemywish,

Unfortunately not. While the user records themselves are stored in a single table, there have been database schema changes since OJS 2.2.2 and, most significantly, the way user interests are stored have changed a large degree. It'd would be best to run the upgrade scripts to migrate.

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Re: importing users into DB

Postby makemywish » Sun Oct 06, 2013 7:54 am

Thanks Jason
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