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upgrade Mediawiki Stack from 1.15 to 1.16

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Avatar didier houbr... 1 post

How do I upgrade my Mediawiki stack from 1.15 to 1.16 without loosing everything ??

Thank you for answer

Avatar Beltrán Rueda Administrator 3,714 post(s)


There are two ways to upgrade mediawiki.

1. Download the Mediawiki files and overwrite the your_installdir/apps/mediawiki/htdocs files. Then continue the upgrade steps from your browser.

2. Install the new Mediawiki Stack in a different folder. Then create a database backup from the previous installation and restore in the new installation. This is a secure method because you do not modify the previous installation. You can find how to create and restore a database at…

I hope it helps

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