Migrating to Drupal 7


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Migrating to Drupal 7

When we last left our migration project, we'd finished all that we were going to do with Drupal 6 site. Now we are going to replace the Drupal core with Drupal 7, and as I mentioned before, at this point, you'll no longer be able to use your Drupal 6 site, because we're going to delete the entire set of software and then we're going to run a database update. We made a backup when we first started. If you didn't, do so now, here we go. We then click Replace Drupal core in the Upgrade status module. This gives some fairly complicated instructions, so I'll go through them step by step.

First, Create a new virtual host, and it suggests one to create. I've already done so at d7.tomgeller.com, and as you can see there's nothing there. We just have to remember to use that URL; instead of the one it suggests whenever it mentions it. Then I download the new Drupal core into that directory and it conveniently gives me a link to that page. Go down, copy the link, and the...

Migrating to Drupal 7
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Migrating to Drupal 7 provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal 7 Advanced Training

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