Last migration that I had was pretty seamless. They migrated everything to a new VPS for me to check out before flipping the switch to migrate to the upgrade. May be worth checking out if they do the same sort of thing.
Thanks, Brian On Jul 30, 2018, 1:41 AM -0500, Keith Clarke via use-livecode <firstname.lastname@example.org>, wrote: > > > First question (an admittedly ignorant one, but I haven't spent much time > > in the CentOS community): Why does their package manager not automatically > > keep system components current? > > CentOS 6 is not the latest version (and will be unsupported from 2020), so I > guess there are dependencies that require moving to CentOS 7 for more recent > components. > > > Second question: If the first question cannot be resolved easily, what is > > the advantage of CentOS for this project over Ubuntu or Debian? > > Convenience - it just happens to be the OS of the VPS hosting a Wordpress > website, with capacity & a wildcard SSL certificate on the domain, where I > was thinking about using LC to add some web services in a subdomain. > > Apparently the VPS can be destroyed and recreated on CentOS 7 but I have no > confidence I can ensure any backup of the existing config & services will > magically come back to life on CentOS 7 core seamlessly. > > Best, > Keith > > > _______________________________________________ > use-livecode mailing list > email@example.com > Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription > preferences: > http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode _______________________________________________ use-livecode mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode