Don’t have access to your hosting provider so you can do subversion update? Or your hosting doesn’t have subversion installed. Well, this is where my plug-in comes in!
SVN upgrade uses database (wp_svn table) in which it stores the latest repository revision. If a new revision is out, you can do the upgrade, otherwise it will tell you that it is on the latest version.
- Upload wp-svn directory to the
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
- Set the repository and the username and password in the Settings menu (or leave default for the default WordPress repository)
- It is smart to backup everything, should something go wrong.