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  • I have a problem that I hope someone could help me with…

    Before I upgraded to the new version (1.5) (I didn’t upgrade – re-installed) I did a backup of the database from 1.2. Now I have written two posts in the new database (1.5) and I would like to “paste” my old database in to the new one and still have the two new entries left.
    I don’t want to delete the new database and just upload the older one because I want the two new posts to be there aswell.
    Is there a way to do this?

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  • Moderator James Huff

    (@macmanx)

    You’re going to have to upgrade the v1.2.x database before you do anything as the two databases (between v1.2 and v1.5) are radically different. You will be better off just copy/pasting the two posts into your newly upgraded blog.

    Mark (podz)

    (@podz)

    Support Maven

    Copy new posts
    Copy comments relevant to new posts

    Drop database
    Upload old database

    Copy new posts into the database

    That work ?

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