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CodeIgniter 1.7 by David Upton, Jose Argudo

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Chapter 12. Moving Your Site to the WWW

The great day has come. Your development site is running well enough on your local server to transfer it to a production site hosted on a remote web server. It should be easy to do this. Copy all the files, including the entire system folder, update the configuration settings, copy over and link to the database, and away you go. Sometimes, it is really that easy.

We will do this step by step; we will try to identify potentially problematic points so that this guide helps you in future. In this chapter we are going to see:

  • Uploading our site and modifying it to work on a shared server
  • Errors and error pages
  • The site updating screen
  • Updating CI to a new version
  • Uploading and configuring our site

This is the easiest ...

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