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Updating an old platform, and running PHP4 and PHP5 together.

Jane and I wanted to set up WordPress blogs with all the bells and whistles, and we had a quiet “pajama” weekend on tap.  My poor old server is running an old SuSE distribution (9.2) which hasn’t been supported with updates for several years now.

So you know what the food chain is like for manual updates. […]