[Mediawiki-l] Site mirror or copy

Kasimir Gabert kasimir.g at gmail.com
Fri Oct 20 21:23:45 UTC 2006


Hello Mauro do Carmo,

Try to edit the actualy SQL file and change any reference from
db_domain to db_tes_domain.  This should fix your problems.

I hope that this helps,

Kasimir Gabert

On 10/20/06, Mauro do Carmo <mauro at carmo.info> wrote:
> Thank you so much Kasimir,
>
> I've learned a lot from your words... My case is the last one. I get it. And I've tried it, but I have this problems:
>
> 1) I've dumped my db_domain, but when I tried to up load it in order to creat my second db_tes_domain, I've got the following
> massage from phpMyAdmin: 'bd_domain already exist';
>
> Any clue?
>
> Thanks a lot,
> mauro.
>
> ___________________________________________________________________________
> My wiki is based in the following configuration:
> Host:
>  MediaWiki: 1.6.8
>  PHP: 4.3.11 (apache)
>  MySQL: 4.1.20-max-log
>  phpMyAdmin - 2.8.0.1
>
> Client:
>  Win XP
>
>
>
> ___________________________________________
> |-----Original Message-----
> |From: mediawiki-l-bounces at Wikimedia.org [mailto:mediawiki-l-bounces at Wikimedia.org] On Behalf Of
> |Kasimir Gabert
> |Sent: Friday, October 20, 2006 1:28 PM
> |To: MediaWiki announcements and site admin list
> |Subject: Re: [Mediawiki-l] Site mirror or copy
> |
> |Hello Mauro do Carmo,
> |
> |Do you want this wiki to have the same information, and have it work
> |so that if one user edits something on wiki A then the edit will
> |appear on wiki B? If you do, then all that you need to do is create a
> |symlink (using ln -s) to the wiki A folder.
> |
> |If you want to create a copy of the wiki and use the same database
> |(same edits, maybe different skins or settings), then you should keep
> |the same database, and just copy the files from one folder to another.
> |
> |If you want to create two completely independent wikis but have one
> |based on the other (a copy right now, changes will be made to each and
> |they will soon become different), then you need to download the entire
> |database to a file (use the command mysqldump) and upload all of the
> |tables into a new database (if you have only one database available
> |then just change all of the table names). You will then need to go
> |into LocalSettings.php for your new wiki and change all of the
> |database information so it is correct for either your new database or
> |different table names.
> |
> |I hope that this helps,
> |Kasimir Gabert
> |
> |On 10/20/06, Mauro do Carmo <mauro at carmo.info> wrote:
> |> Thanks Kasimir,
> |>
> |> That is great, but I looking for something simpler.
> |>
> |> Basically, I want two different wikis. One completely copy. Since my host is a linux account I have
> |no problem in creating two
> |> folders like:
> |>
> |> domain.com;
> |> and, test.domain.com;
> |>
> |> There are three I have to do:
> |>
> |> 1) copy all folder wiki from domain.com to test.domain.com;
> |> 2) copy the db_domain and creat a second db_test_domain;
> |> 3) make sure the new address www.test.domain.com is going to work with the new copied information
> |from www.domain.com;
> |>
> |> The first step is easy, but for the other two I need some help.
> |>
> |> Thanks again,
> |> mauro.
> |>
> |>
> |>
> |> |-----Original Message-----
> |> |From: mediawiki-l-bounces at Wikimedia.org [mailto:mediawiki-l-bounces at Wikimedia.org] On Behalf Of
> |> |Kasimir Gabert
> |> |Sent: Thursday, October 19, 2006 4:05 PM
> |> |To: MediaWiki announcements and site admin list
> |> |Subject: Re: [Mediawiki-l] Site mirror or copy
> |> |
> |> |Hello Mauro do Carmo,
> |> |
> |> |I am doing the same thing on my wiki, and here is how I have it set up.
> |> |
> |> |In Apache I have both of the websites configured to use the same
> |> |document root. Because I have different settings on the different
> |> |wikis, I have
> |> |
> |> |==========
> |> |$wiki1 = strpos($_SERVER['HTTP_HOST'],"wiki1.domain.com");
> |> |if ($wiki1 === false)
> |> |{
> |> |// Wiki 1 stuff here
> |> |}
> |> |else
> |> |{
> |> |// Wiki 2 stuff here
> |> |}
> |> |==========
> |> |
> |> |in my LocalSettings.php file.
> |> |
> |> |I hope that this helps,
> |> |Kasimir Gabert
> |> |
> |> |On 10/19/06, Mauro do Carmo <mauro at carmo.info> wrote:
> |> |> Let me tray in another way:
> |> |>
> |> |> I have a site located at www.domain.com.
> |> |>
> |> |> I want a real copy of all content of my site accessible in a different address like
> |> |www.test.domain.com.
> |> |>
> |> |> That is very important to me,
> |> |> so if someone could give some hints,
> |> |> I will really appreciate that,
> |> |> thanks again,
> |> |> mauro.
> |> |>
> |> |>
> |> |>
> |> |> |-----Original Message-----
> |> |> |From: mediawiki-l-bounces at Wikimedia.org [mailto:mediawiki-l-bounces at Wikimedia.org] On Behalf Of
> |> |Mauro
> |> |> |do Carmo
> |> |> |Sent: Wednesday, October 18, 2006 3:27 PM
> |> |> |To: 'MediaWiki announcements and site admin list'
> |> |> |Subject: [Mediawiki-l] Site mirror or copy
> |> |> |
> |> |> |Hello,
> |> |> |
> |> |> |I would like to create a copy of my wiki in a diferent address. Today this is my situation:
> |> |> |
> |> |> |Http://www.mydomain.com (problem 1)
> |> |> |DB_mydomain ___________(problem 2)
> |> |> |Files of mydomain in my host (easy to download and upload in my new folder)
> |> |> |
> |> |> |_______Problem 1
> |> |> |It is going to be a different domain, so how can I adjust this change in my wiki? It is
> |automatic?
> |> |> |
> |> |> |_______Problem 2
> |> |> |All the time I try to upload my DB_mydomain, I get a massage telling me that there is already a
> |> |> |Databank with this name. I just
> |> |> |don't know what to do...
> |> |> |
> |> |> |Thanks a lot,
> |> |> |mauro.
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