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moving silverstipe website to a new server


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francewavidok

Community Member, 3 Posts

6 March 2008 at 8:04pm

is this possible? how hard is it to do???

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banal

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6 March 2008 at 9:26pm

It's actually quite easy to to as long as you have (more or less) the same configuration on both servers.
1) Create a DB Dump from Server1 and re-create this DB on Server2
2) FTP your Files from Server1 to Server2
3) Change your _config.php on Server2, enter your new DB credentials

4) Maybe you'll have to chmod the assets folder to 777 as well and possibly change the php.ini Settings on Server2.

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francewavidok

Community Member, 3 Posts

7 March 2008 at 8:32pm

could you dumb that down a wee bit and be a bit more specific =D, thanks