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Migrating to Drupal 7 by Trevor James

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Chapter 8. Migrating Content from Earlier Drupal Versions

So far in the book we've showed how to migrate content from another content management system or a website application into Drupal 7. We've used a data model to migrate our content and the Feeds module to import our content. Then in Chapter 7, Migration Using the Migrate Module, we used the Migration module to show another method and model of migrating content to Drupal 7.

In some cases you may have a Drupal 6 site that contains thousands of nodes and files that you want to move into the Drupal 7 environment and architecture. This will be an upgrade process. This process will not only move your node and file content, but will also upgrade your entire Drupal 6 site to Drupal 7. You'll then ...

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