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by Paulo França
Wed Jan 31, 2007 6:26 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 200302

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

Just to let you know I have just added a step (added #2) I forgot to write at that time. :oops:
   /viewtopic.php?f=3&t=26348&p=172252#p172252
by Paulo França
Wed Jan 31, 2007 2:55 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 200302

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

Paulo França, your tip/quick step guide was extremely informative... I know it's not useful to me, but I have saved it for others who may need it in the future. Thanks for posting that! Happy to be useful, but sad that I'm not able to write a db type conversion script as I know nothing about PHP. A...
by Paulo França
Tue Jan 30, 2007 5:55 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: Have you noticed?
Replies: 9
Views: 6663

Re: Have you noticed?

iyeru42 wrote:
Paulo França wrote: Have you noticed... ?
search.php?author_id=42532&sr=posts
8O

Have you noticed that gives no results? :P

Of course a moderator has killed "him". :D
by Paulo França
Tue Jan 30, 2007 5:34 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 200302

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

I understand.
Do you want me to delete these posts and open a brand new topic where I could post the steps for converting the database? I have already saved the key post...
by Paulo França
Tue Jan 30, 2007 5:21 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 200302

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

karlsemple wrote: Yes but the conversion from mysql to firebird is a separate issue to converting from phpBB2 to phpBB3. They are two different processes and not related :)

Do you mean the final converter won't be able to offer such possibility? User will have to make it by hand like me? 8O
by Paulo França
Tue Jan 30, 2007 5:17 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 200302

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

you are posting about converting mysql to firebird which is absolutely nothing to do with converting phpBB2 to phpBB3. I disagree with that. Since Firebird is only supported in phpbb 3, then it's obvious the converter should take this into account and offer the possibility to work with different so...
by Paulo França
Tue Jan 30, 2007 4:59 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 200302

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

If someone would like to be confirm what I wrote in the post above, just look at the final board: http://forum.athrasoft.com

If the moderator find I'm spamming, please feel free to delete my post.
by Paulo França
Tue Jan 30, 2007 4:45 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 200302

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

Managed to convert v 2.0.22 (with MySql ) to v 3.0 b 5 -cvs (with Firebird ), but by using some tricks: Did a clean v 3 install for MySql , and: Applied the conversion still for MySql in the same database . Exported the database Data-Only (no structure) in text format (no gzip). Removed all occurre...
by Paulo França
Mon Jan 29, 2007 5:25 am
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion
Replies: 315
Views: 200302

Re: phpBB2 -> phpBB3 Upgrade Script Discussion

Paulo França wrote: 1 - Export from MySQL board;
2 - Do a clean install for Firebird;
3 - Import the exported db into the empty Firebird board.

Is that possible?

Bang! Didn't work!
As I guessed, the SQL statements generated from a backup from MySQL are not compatible with Firebird. I got a huge error screen. :x