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« on: October 06, 2006, 12:59:51 pm »
I wanna Upgrade ma forum to the latest version.. How Do I do It?

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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2006, 01:02:47 pm »
What Latest version?? We have the latest i thought

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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #2 on: October 06, 2006, 01:04:09 pm »
I wanna Upgrade ma forum to the latest version.. How Do I do It?

Legend,   that is something SMF takes care of.   You cannot upgrade it yourself.

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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #3 on: October 06, 2006, 01:05:05 pm »
Legend, that is something SMF takes care of. You cannot upgrade it yourself.

I never new there was a latest version . I thought 1.1 wasn't out

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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #4 on: October 06, 2006, 01:07:32 pm »
Legend, that is something SMF takes care of. You cannot upgrade it yourself.

I never new there was a latest version . I thought 1.1 wasn't out

it isn't out yet  :)     
I'll rephrase...    it is something SMF will take care of WHEN the next version is Gold  (out)

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edit:   answering next question before it is asked  lol    We do not know exactly when that will be.
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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #5 on: October 06, 2006, 01:09:38 pm »
it isn't out yet :)
I'll rephrase... it is something SMF will take care of WHEN the next version is Gold (out)
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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #6 on: October 06, 2006, 01:43:47 pm »
Legend, that is something SMF takes care of. You cannot upgrade it yourself.

I never new there was a latest version . I thought 1.1 wasn't out

1.1 isn't out, you're right. 1.1 RC2? (or is it RC3) is out. Which is like a BETA version.
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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #7 on: October 06, 2006, 01:45:02 pm »
I don't get RC2 and RC3...

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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #8 on: October 06, 2006, 01:46:59 pm »
I don't get RC2 and RC3...

How not?
It's just a release canditate. So people can find bugs. ;)
Or just to put the version out there.
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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #9 on: October 06, 2006, 01:49:48 pm »
Is RC1 not beta

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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #10 on: October 06, 2006, 01:53:42 pm »
Is RC1 not beta

Well yes. But many forums would have RC1 which is riddled with bugs. So they take all the bug reports and fix them and send out RC2. All the RC1 forums upgrade to RC2 for th time being to fix all the bugs...then bugs are found in RC2, and so on.
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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #11 on: October 06, 2006, 01:55:51 pm »
Ok I may undestand a bit

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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #12 on: October 06, 2006, 01:57:43 pm »
Alot of companys release Beta versions of programs.   Gives them a large test pool of people to try the program, report the bugs to them.
For awhile now they have released Betas and THEN an RC   (Release Candidate)     for example:   IE  7 Beta 1,  IE 7 Beta 2,   IE 7 RC 1  
When you see RC it  "normally" means they are geting closer to a release date  (not always the case)   

edit:  instead of "normally" means I really should say  "you can pretty much figure"   as we do alot of times wind up seeing RC 1 , 2 , 3 etc
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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #13 on: October 06, 2006, 01:59:47 pm »
Ah I'm sort of getting it now  :)

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Re: Upgrade
« Reply #14 on: October 06, 2006, 09:51:27 pm »
but wait.. the one on
http://www.simplemachines.org/community/index.php
is different... and my other member also opened a SMF FOR FREE from a site and it was that one.. the one in the above boards... i think thtat is the latest version.. i THOUGHT ..
and does it upgrade automatically?

 

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