Last modified: 2010-05-15 15:48:30 UTC
On my production systems, updating from 1.8.2 to 1.9.2 stalls at
"Deleting old default messages..."
Sure hope nothing important was supposed to happen after that.
Happens each time I run the script, and also on
$ /usr/local/php5/bin/php radioscanningtw.jidanni.org/maintenance/update.php
X-Powered-By: PHP/5.2.1 ...
MediaWiki 1.9.2 Updater
Deleting old default messages...
It may take some time. How long does it stall for?
In computing, we have some operations which take up time. Shocking though it is
in this modern era of fast computing, multi-cored processors and billions of
concurrent operations, the solution is simple.
Sit back and have a cup of tea.
[On a more serious note, Simetrical added a warning that the operation can take
Your long and my long might differ. Add progress indicators.