[wp-hackers] Anyone running 2.7 on a public blog yet?

Alex Hempton-Smith hempsworth at googlemail.com
Fri Sep 26 10:33:38 GMT 2008

On Fri, Sep 26, 2008 at 11:27 AM, Ozh <ozh at planetozh.com> wrote:

> On Fri, Sep 26, 2008 at 12:22 PM, DD32 <wordpress at dd32.id.au> wrote:
> > I would say, Make a backup, and go for it, but be ready to switch to 2.6
> if
> > you notice any major issues. If you've got SSH access to the server,
> using
> > SVN and issueing a switch to 2.6 should only take a few minutes.
> what about DB downgrade?

Keeping backups of your database, easy with the 'mysqldump' SSH command,
means that you can just revert to the old, working, version. Although
switching to 2.6 is a safe way to get yourself out of trouble, if
'yesterdays' trunk was working for you, its just as good to revert to that.

-- Alex

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