Move A Wiki Migration How To

Robert L Cochran cochranb at
Thu Nov 26 04:45:03 UTC 2009

On 11/25/2009 11:36 PM, Susan Lauber wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 25, 2009 at 10:36 PM, John Poelstra<poelstra at>  wrote:
>> Robert L Cochran said the following on 11/23/2009 07:44 PM Pacific Time:
>>> Does the Fedora Project have a wiki page explaining how to migrate a
>>> mediawiki wiki on one server to another server, and perhaps from one release
>>> of Fedora to a newer release? I just migrated my own personal wiki from my
>>> Fedora 11 machine (mediawiki-1.15.1-50) to Fedora 12 (mediawiki-1.15.1-51),
>>> and I would like to post my experiences with this so they can benefit some
>>> other person.
>>> I'm familiar with the pages for moving a wiki, but they miss
>>> some essential steps. And there are some Fedora-specific steps that could be
>>> documented as well.
>> Not that I'm aware of.  I'd be interested in see the steps so please just
>> create a page on the Fedora wiki and post the link here!
> You might also want to at the string [[Category:How_to]] at the bottom
> so it shows up with these other short documents:
> You might notice that most of them are also named "How to do something
> with Fedora or for FedoraProject"
> Ask in #fedora-docs if you need any help.
> We can always use more tips in the wiki!
> Thanks,
> Susan

Thanks. I'm actively working on the how-to stuff. I'll be slow to do it, 
but I will post it to the wiki. Should be helpful for Fedora 13 and beyond.


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