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hommealone

Member Since 17 Sep 2014
Offline Last Active Oct 04 2014 12:35 PM
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In Topic: Updating help requested please

04 October 2014 - 12:35 PM

Ric,

Thank you so very much! I really appreciate that you took the time to provide these detailed instruction. Good to know that I should be using the built-in capabilities of MySQL itself to backup and restore the databases, rather than just copying the "data" directory!

I had a hard time finding info online about updating Uniform Server. I know that these instructions won't apply to everybody, but hopefully some other users, with similar installations and usage to mine, will find them helpful as well!

Thanks again!


In Topic: Failed to Start MySQL

24 September 2014 - 02:01 PM

Thanks Ric.

 

The problem I posted about has gone away. I don't know what caused it originally or what cleared it up; sorry, I'm no help to anyone in the future with a similar problem.

 

Thanks for your advise to update. I'd like to. I have searched the Wiki and also Googled, but can't find instructions on updating to a newer version. Can you point me at those?

 

I could simply install the newest version in a different directory; in that case I'd need instructions on how to move the sites in the first installation to the second installation. Is it any more involved than simply copy/pasting the www folder? I imagine that my database, Apache or MySQL configurations are not in the www directory...


In Topic: Failed to Start MySQL

17 September 2014 - 04:26 PM

Note also:

 

Although I received the Failed to start MySQL warning and the controller shows that MySQL is not running, when I open a website in my browser, which I am developing locally using UniserverZ, the website opens and operates properly. I can edit and save things which are part of the database. This suggests that MySQL is running, no?