[Moin-user] Upgrading from 1.5.7 to 1.8.0 and moving to a new machine

Rick Vanderveer rick.vanderveer at gmail.com
Sun Dec 14 11:56:24 EST 2008

Hey David,I think the steps you outlined sounds reasonable.  The only
concern (which I'm sure you have covered) is to make sure that no one edits
the wiki on machine 1 (so your pages get out of sync).

No, you don't need to worry about upgrading from 1.5.7 to 1.5.9 first.


On Sun, Dec 14, 2008 at 9:11 AM, David Cramer <dcramer at motive.com> wrote:

>  Hi there,
> I have a moinmoin wiki installation with three wiki instances on machine #1
> at version 1.5.7. I have a new machine, machine #2. I want to move the
> wikis to the new machine and in the process, upgrade them to 1.8.0.
> Here's what I'm contemplating doing:
> 1. Install 1.6.4 on machine #2.
> 2. Copy my wiki data dirs to machine #2 and run migration scripts on them.
> Make adjustments to config files until I have a working wiki. This seems similar
> to http://moinmo.in/ThomasWaldmann/AnotherWayToMigrateFrom1.5To1.6
> 3. Do a normal upgrade to 1.7.3 on machine #2
> 4. Do a normal upgrade to 1.8.0 on machine #2
> Is this a sensible approach? Given my situation, is there another way that
> would be better? I like the idea of leaving my old install intact until
> the new one is working, then directing traffic to the new one.
> Another question, do I need to upgrade from 1.5.7 to 1.5.9 before I
> upgrade to 1.6.4 or can I go directly from 1.5.7 to 1.6.4?
> Thanks,
> David
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