Upgrading Debian GNU/Linux from Jessie to Stretch

Objective: To safely upgrade from Debian 8 (Jessie) to Debian 9 (Stretch) two servers and to keep good records of what was done to perform the upgrade. Server #1 is used just to verify and hold backups of other servers so it has no public services running. Server #2 hosts a diaspora*, a Hubzilla, a… Continue reading Upgrading Debian GNU/Linux from Jessie to Stretch

Upgrading MediaWiki

This method is discouraged. Use the latest tarball instead unless good reason to run the live code tree Objective: Get the freshest MediaWiki installed on http://develop.consumerium.org/wiki/ using git where ever possible. Instructions followed: The official upgrading MediaWiki guide Thanks go to: Naturally the MediaWiki devels and documenters. Special thanks to SPF|Cloud @ freenode irc for… Continue reading Upgrading MediaWiki