Commit 77046267 authored by webchick's avatar webchick

Issue #1167996 by rocket_nova, Sheldon Rampton: Fixed UPGRADE.txt needs to say...

Issue #1167996 by rocket_nova, Sheldon Rampton: Fixed UPGRADE.txt needs to say all D6 contrib modules need to be upgraded to their latest D6 versions before the D6->D7 update.
parent 06f31080
......@@ -141,15 +141,19 @@ following the instructions in the INTRODUCTION section at the top of this file:
download Drupal 6.x and follow the instructions in its UPGRADE.txt. This
document only applies for upgrades from 6.x to 7.x.
3. Log in as user ID 1 (the site maintenance user).
3. In addition to updating to the latest available version of Drupal 7.x core,
you must also upgrade all of your contributed modules for Drupal to their
latest Drupal 6.x versions.
4. Go to Administer > Site configuration > Site maintenance. Select
4. Log in as user ID 1 (the site maintenance user).
5. Go to Administer > Site configuration > Site maintenance. Select
"Off-line" and save the configuration.
5. Go to Administer > Site building > Themes. Enable "Garland" and select it as
6. Go to Administer > Site building > Themes. Enable "Garland" and select it as
the default theme.
6. Go to Administer > Site building > Modules. Disable all modules that are not
7. Go to Administer > Site building > Modules. Disable all modules that are not
listed under "Core - required" or "Core - optional". It is possible that some
modules cannot be disabled, because others depend on them. Repeat this step
until all non-core modules are disabled.
......@@ -158,21 +162,21 @@ following the instructions in the INTRODUCTION section at the top of this file:
no longer need their data, then you can uninstall them under the Uninstall
tab after disabling them.
7. On the command line or in your FTP client, remove the file
8. On the command line or in your FTP client, remove the file
sites/default/default.settings.php
8. Remove all old core files and directories, except for the 'sites' directory
9. Remove all old core files and directories, except for the 'sites' directory
and any custom files you added elsewhere.
If you made modifications to files like .htaccess or robots.txt, you will
need to re-apply them from your backup, after the new files are in place.
9. If you uninstalled any modules, remove them from the sites/all/modules and
10. If you uninstalled any modules, remove them from the sites/all/modules and
other sites/*/modules directories. Leave other modules in place, even though
they are incompatible with Drupal 7.x.
10. Download the latest Drupal 7.x release from http://drupal.org to a
11. Download the latest Drupal 7.x release from http://drupal.org to a
directory outside of your web root. Extract the archive and copy the files
into your Drupal directory.
......@@ -191,14 +195,14 @@ following the instructions in the INTRODUCTION section at the top of this file:
from http://drupal.org using your web browser, extract it, and then use an
FTP client to upload the files to your web root.
11. Re-apply any modifications to files such as .htaccess or robots.txt.
12. Re-apply any modifications to files such as .htaccess or robots.txt.
12. Make your settings.php file writeable, so that the update process can
13. Make your settings.php file writeable, so that the update process can
convert it to the format of Drupal 7.x. settings.php is usually located in
sites/default/settings.php
13. Run update.php by visiting http://www.example.com/update.php (replace
14. Run update.php by visiting http://www.example.com/update.php (replace
www.example.com with your domain name). This will update the core database
tables.
......@@ -214,17 +218,17 @@ following the instructions in the INTRODUCTION section at the top of this file:
- Once the upgrade is done, $update_free_access must be reverted to FALSE.
14. Backup your database after the core upgrade has run.
15. Backup your database after the core upgrade has run.
15. Replace and update your non-core modules and themes, following the
16. Replace and update your non-core modules and themes, following the
procedures at http://drupal.org/node/948216
16. Go to Administration > Reports > Status report. Verify that everything is
17. Go to Administration > Reports > Status report. Verify that everything is
working as expected.
17. Ensure that $update_free_access is FALSE in settings.php.
18. Ensure that $update_free_access is FALSE in settings.php.
18. Go to Administration > Configuration > Development > Maintenance mode.
19. Go to Administration > Configuration > Development > Maintenance mode.
Disable the "Put site into maintenance mode" checkbox and save the
configuration.
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