[Mediawiki-l] Upgrading

Brion Vibber brion at pobox.com
Tue Oct 17 18:04:06 UTC 2006


David_S_Green at Dell.com wrote:
> I'm seeing a lot of back and forth about upgrading various versions of
> MediaWiki to 1.8.2, etc, and I was wondering if there is a good overall
> reference for the steps to take when upgrading? I figure I need to
> upgrade soon, and would like to have something I can look at if
> possible.

See the file 'UPGRADE' in the MediaWiki distribution.

> Also, one other question. Does anyone have a good working knowledge of
> MySQL 5.0? I keep trying to access the control panel, and it tells me my
> root password is invalid, but I thought there was NO root password, so I
> can't figure out how to proceed.

My MySQL doesn't have a control panel, so couldn't guess. :)

-- brion vibber (brion @ pobox.com)



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