phpBB 2 to phpBB 3.1 - Fatal error

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phpBB 2 to phpBB 3.1 - Fatal error

Post by Meis2M »


for upgrade from phpBB 2.0.0 to phpBB 3.1 after going to install page when i click on " Convert" i saw a "general error" that the "phpbb.ext" table not exist. i added manual in phpmyadmin
now when i try to go in convert tab i see this error:

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Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'Symfony\Component\DependencyInjection\Exception\RuntimeException' with message 'The definition for "cache.driver" has no class. If you intend to inject this service dynamically at runtime, please mark it as synthetic=true. If this is an abstract definition solely used by child definitions, please add abstract=true, otherwise specify a class to get rid of this error.' in /home/zohallco/public_html/2/phpbb-release-2.0.0/phpBB/vendor/symfony/dependency-injection/Symfony/Component/DependencyInjection/Compiler/CheckDefinitionValidityPass.php:69 Stack trace: #0 /home/zohallco/public_html/2/phpbb-release-2.0.0/phpBB/vendor/symfony/dependency-injection/Symfony/Component/DependencyInjection/Compiler/Compiler.php(118): Symfony\Component\DependencyInjection\Compiler\CheckDefinitionValidityPass->process(Object(Symfony\Component\DependencyInjection\ContainerBuilder)) #1 /home/zohallco/public_html/2/phpbb-release-2.0.0/phpBB/vendor/symfony/dependency-injection/Symfony/Component/DependencyInjection/Conta in /home/zohallco/public_html/2/phpbb-release-2.0.0/phpBB/vendor/symfony/dependency-injection/Symfony/Component/DependencyInjection/Compiler/CheckDefinitionValidityPass.php on line 69
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Re: phpBB 2 to phpBB 3.1 - Fatal error

Post by prototech »

The directory name and the errors suggest that you simply extracted the 3.1 files over the existing 2.0 ones and that 3.1 was never installed. You need to install 3.1 in a separate directory and then you can run the convertor. The convertor will not actually touch the old installation; it will simply copy over what it can into the 3.1 installation.
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