[wp-testers] I botched the WP3 Beta2 upgrade

Andrew Nacin wp at andrewnacin.com
Wed May 19 17:49:29 UTC 2010

Delete your wp-admin and wp-includes folders. Then upload those folders from
a package you download at wordpress.org.

On Wed, May 19, 2010 at 1:47 PM, Daniel Cameron <jaffasoft at gmail.com> wrote:

> I made a botched install up from 2.9.2 and I'm in trouble can anyone come
> in
> and sort it out in cPanel. It's terrible. I did a full mySQL backup of the
> database prior to installing. And read the instruction wrongly and deleted
> the admin and includes folders on the servers and not the new WP3 Beta2.
> But
> it was weird i was deleting the folders online with ftp and i realized and
> closed the program down. Then started to go to cPanel and it seemed they
> actually didn't fully deleted. But the site disappeared. Could someone come
> in and see if they can make some sense of it.
> Email:jaffasoft at gmail.com <Email%3Ajaffasoft at gmail.com><
> Email%3Ajaffasoft at gmail.com <Email%253Ajaffasoft at gmail.com>>and will give
> you the ftp details! It seems the plugins and the uploads
> folders are still there.
> I'm getting this error currently to go to the site - *Warning*:
> require(/home/invest/public_html/blog/wp-includes/compat.php) [
> function.require<
> http://forpropertyinvestors.com/blog/wp-admin/function.require>]:
> failed to open stream: No such file or directory in *
> /home/invest/public_html/blog/wp-settings.php* on line *265
> But it's half way through an upgrade! Help Help please...

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