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

Alex Hempton-Smith hempsworth at googlemail.com
Fri Sep 26 10:35:48 GMT 2008

> easy with the 'mysqldump' SSH command

Obviously all of this can be done manually by FTP and phpMyAdmin, but it
just takes longer, and it requires actually *remembering* to do it! :P

-- Alex

On Fri, Sep 26, 2008 at 11:33 AM, Alex Hempton-Smith <
hempsworth at googlemail.com> wrote:

>  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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