[Mediawiki-l] Mediawiki from Backups...

Brion Vibber brion at pobox.com
Sat Oct 28 19:50:42 UTC 2006


John Hawthorne wrote:
> I have just recently converted everything over to Windows Vista. Things are
> going good so far, but I can't get MediaWiki 1.8.1 to even consider reading
> the old database. This is the same database that 1.7 wouldn't read either
> from the backup. Am I reinserting the database to the system wrong or
> something?

That's entirely possible, but to get any help on it you'd have to 
describe at least:

1) The type of backup you have

2) Your exact method of reinserting it

3) The exact error messages

-- brion vibber (brion @ pobox.com)



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