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Re: old boards not importing to new YABB
Reply #19 - Feb 7th, 2013 at 9:08pm
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just had a look but it is the Messages dir from your forum i need now to complete the fix for you.
  

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Reply #18 - Feb 7th, 2013 at 6:31pm
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Thank you!

I have loaded the folders up to your server.
  
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Re: old boards not importing to new YABB
Reply #17 - Feb 6th, 2013 at 1:25pm
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Hi madkat

i was 15% into downloading the backup when your server went down will retry again in 15 - 30 minutes.

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your host will only let me download some files at a time then cut me off the server so i will send you ftp settings to login to my server to upload them and then i will finish fixing the forum for you see the pic for where i am just now  Wink

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Re: old boards not importing to new YABB
Reply #16 - Feb 6th, 2013 at 12:23am
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it is cool sorry it was not yesterday but will be today for you.
  

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Reply #15 - Feb 5th, 2013 at 4:28pm
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Thank you xnoddyx!
  
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Reply #14 - Feb 5th, 2013 at 12:38pm
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thank you i will have a look at this soon for you  Smiley.
  

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Re: old boards not importing to new YABB
Reply #13 - Feb 4th, 2013 at 7:41pm
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xnoddyx wrote on Feb 1st, 2013 at 5:57pm:
madkat wrote on Jan 31st, 2013 at 4:35am:
I have only a partial backup.. I do have the members and boards folders saved offline.

cool this is what i need and it will let me fix it for you as forum.master and forum.control where damaged and this is why your boards won't show.



Ok I will load them into a folder called backup on the root of ftp.
  
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Re: old boards not importing to new YABB
Reply #12 - Feb 1st, 2013 at 5:57pm
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madkat wrote on Jan 31st, 2013 at 4:35am:
I have only a partial backup.. I do have the members and boards folders saved offline.

cool this is what i need and it will let me fix it for you as forum.master and forum.control where damaged and this is why your boards won't show.
  

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Reply #11 - Jan 31st, 2013 at 4:35am
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I have only a partial backup.. I do have the members and boards folders saved offline. I can look an see what else I may have in archive.
  
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Re: old boards not importing to new YABB
Reply #10 - Jan 26th, 2013 at 10:28am
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Hi madkat

i have had a look and why it was error 500 was that Paths.pl was blank
also at looking at some more files it looks as if you copied over files from the YaBB 2.5.2 zip that you was not ment to on to the old forum so the most important question is do you have a backup of the old forum?
  

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Re: old boards not importing to new YABB
Reply #9 - Jan 26th, 2013 at 1:39am
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madkat wrote on Jan 26th, 2013 at 12:48am:
PM sent and the latest is what I was trying to load.

i dont have a PM from you so if you can send it agen also email it to me and i will get on this for you after some sleep.
  

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Re: old boards not importing to new YABB
Reply #8 - Jan 26th, 2013 at 12:48am
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xnoddyx wrote on Jan 26th, 2013 at 12:15am:
ok i will see if i can fix the 500 error on the old forum then do the update for you
Latest Stable Version is YaBB 2.5.2 do you want me to install that for you? also has the old forum got any mods on it?
what i need is the admin login info for the old forum and ftp login info if you can pm me them that be good and then i can get started on that for you



PM sent and the latest is what I was trying to load.
  
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Reply #7 - Jan 26th, 2013 at 12:15am
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ok i will see if i can fix the 500 error on the old forum then do the update for you
Latest Stable Version is YaBB 2.5.2 do you want me to install that for you? also has the old forum got any mods on it?
what i need is the admin login info for the old forum and ftp login info if you can pm me them that be good and then i can get started on that for you
  

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Re: old boards not importing to new YABB
Reply #6 - Jan 25th, 2013 at 10:25pm
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That would be awesome xnoddyx,  I did the upgrade because the main site went offline with a 500 error. I do this for a local group gratis so my knowledge on YaBB is unfortunately limited.

I have learned everything through you guys so far.

What info do you need from me?

  
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Re: old boards not importing to new YABB
Reply #5 - Jan 25th, 2013 at 9:23pm
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Hi madkat

i can have a look for you if you like also do the update for you if you like i also see that the forum here http://www.okgoatherd.com/cgi-bin/yabb2/YaBB.pl is error 500 just now as well
  

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