How can I upgrade?

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PrincessFiona

How can I upgrade?

Postby PrincessFiona » Mon Oct 04, 2004 4:17 pm

I am using the version .15 and would like to upgrade. I tried just ftping the newest (.18) upgrade file into my journal and running it, but it couldn't create the tables.

What am I doing wrong?

kris

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Postby kevin » Mon Oct 04, 2004 9:23 pm

Basic upgrade instructions are in docs/README.

PrincessFiona

Postby PrincessFiona » Tue Oct 05, 2004 8:18 am

I rearead what I wrote and I wasn't very clear about my description. I actually did do what was suggested in the readme file...upload the new version, keep my db.php, run the upgrade script. I just get the message that it can't create the tables.

I also tried simply doing a fresh install of the newest version and transferring in my database, but then I can't login. :?

Guest

oooh

Postby Guest » Tue Oct 05, 2004 8:50 am

Kevin,

Thankyou for your help. I actually went ahead and started over. I uninstalled my old version, reinstalled the backup and started from scratch and it worked.

Thanks again though for your prompt response!

kris


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