[wp-hackers] siteurl and home should not be in the mysql database

Alex Günsche ag.ml2007 at zirona.com
Fri Jun 15 09:58:51 GMT 2007

On Fri, 2007-06-15 at 11:04 +0200, Gali wrote:
> I am working on a WP customisation, and have to make SQL import /
> export on a daily basis.
> While the wp-configure.php (including db options) is different on the
> local and remote installation (which is good), I have to manually
> change the "siteurl" and "home" options (in wp_options) every time I
> upload the SQL dump from local to remote.
> It would be better if these options were included in the
> wp-configure.php instead of the database.

Add the line 

define('WP_RELOCATE', 'true');

to your wp-config.php (sic!), then log in via wp-login.php and go to the
Options page to change home and siteurl.


Alex Günsche, Zirona OpenSource-Consulting
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