[wp-hackers] Upgrade instructions fatally flawed for Mac
andy at yellowswordfish.com
Wed Jan 17 17:20:51 GMT 2007
As I said above - it effects anyone who may (unlikely perhaps but not
impossible) be using OSX Server. Forget FTP - it is irrelevant. A
folder replace on OSX (server of otherwise) replaces ALL contents.
Same for people like me running an Apache server on my iMac. And
users may not be aware that they are being hosted on OSX...
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On 03:29 PM | Wed 17 Jan 07, at 03:29 PM | 17 Jan 07, ryan fitzer
> This is true. Using the Finder and the localhost environment (I use
> will surely overwrite all folders (done it myself once). But this
> is not the
> case with FTP clients for Mac (unless there is some preference I
> seen). Currently, Transmit, Secure FTP and FireFTP function as
> On 1/17/07, Viper007Bond <viper at viper007bond.com> wrote:
>> Mmm, apologies then.
>> TBH, I have no clue what I'm talking about when it comes to Macs.
>> I always
>> always use a LAMP environment. :)
>> On 1/16/07, Elliotte Harold < elharo at metalab.unc.edu> wrote:
>> > Viper007Bond wrote:
>> > > You need a better FTP client then...
>> > >
>> > You're not paying attention. There's no FTP client involved
>> > --
>> > Elliotte Rusty Harold elharo at metalab.unc.edu
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