IMC-York/Drupal/Upgrade

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IMC York Upgrade and Migration notes

Moving from a single site server running Drupal 4.7 to a multi site server running Drupal 5.1

Preparation:

  • Make a basic install using Drupal 5.1, with similar modules to York Drupal 4.7 DONE: meuse.tachanka.org - with modules below
  • Dump York Drupal 4.7 mysql
  • Use Drupal to attempt 4.7 to 5.1 data upgrade DONE: Drupal 5.1 update works well...

Things to done at moment of transfer:

  • Switch theme to aberdeen-york
  • Change logo to sites/all/misc/imc-logo-mk2-100x50-transparent.png
  • Change feeds block img link to /sites/york.indymedia.org.uk/misc/feeds.png
  • Switch off header links block, and search in rhs - Theme is providing this
  • Switch on Views UI
  • Sort user (esp. admin, but standard content also) permissions
  • Upload Newswire View

TODO and Gliches:

  • Theme
    • forms scrolling
    • general design - RichL?
  • Front Page - inclusion of attachments
  • Spam module broken admin links

Drupal site development notes

  • indymedia_cities upgrade?
  • Use basic install to play with hiddens including comments
  • Video / IndyTube / FlashVidea module to be added
  • Others?

Modules

audio-5.x-1.0.tar.gz       notify-5.x-1.0.tar.gz
captcha-5.x-1.1.tar.gz     spam-5.x-1.x-dev.tar.gz
cck-5.x-1.4.tar.gz         tagadelic-5.x-1.x-dev.tar.gz
event-5.x-1.x-dev.tar.gz   taxonomy_access-5.x-1.0.tar.gz
image-5.x-1.0.tar.gz       taxonomy_theme-5.x-1.1.tar.gz
img_assist-5.x-1.1.tar.gz  upload_image-5.x-1.x-dev.tar.gz
link-5.x-1.5.tar.gz        weblinks-5.x-1.7.tar.gz

views-5.x-1.5.tar.gz       i18n-5.x-2.0.tar.gz

indymedia_cities