Re: Thanks to the devs for a ridiculously simple upgrade
On 08.05.2015 14:19, David Gerard wrote:
> Upgrading work wikis from 1.19 to 1.23 with slight trepidation. It
> went like this:
> * Back up htdocs and database, unzip tarball into place
> * php maintenance/update.php
> * and you're done.
> My goodness that was simple. Thank you for something that Just Works that well!
Yes, this is something which deserves a praise.
A few weeks ago, I have updated a Mediawiki which was 10 years old (I
don't remember the version number, but it was an outrageously old code
base)... and the update process, except a few details related to MySQL
SQL syntax, ran absolutely smoothly.