[wp-hackers] Simplified Upgrade Process

Scott Merrill skippy at skippy.net
Wed Feb 1 18:25:22 GMT 2006

Chris Lott wrote:
> If deleting is going to be the norm, perhaps there needs to be some
> jiggering of filenames and locations to make it easier to nuke an
> existing installation while leaving the four or five folders and files
> necessary alone. Change the prefix of the keeper folders and files
> from wp- to wpk- or something? Then one could just nuke wp-*
> recursively and be done with it.

Move _everything_ out of the WordPress root except wp-config.php
perhaps?  Then, just delete all sub-directories _except_ /wp-content/

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