Moving from VB 5

Kira86

Member
Hi,
i'm about to get xenforo and I was wondering what kind of server specs do i need ?
This are my VB 5 forum stats,

Topics: 24,175 Posts: 642,119 Members: 3,723 Active Members: 1,295

Its running on the follow specs ,

Brand and Model Dell - R210-2
Processor 1x Intel Quad-Core Xeon E3-1270V2 [ 4 Core(s) ]
RAM 8 GB
HDD 2x1 TB SATA

And who can i approach to do the conversion service ?
 

Kira86

Member
Thanks, have approached a few members for their service, can't wait to move out of VB5 .
Can I downgrade the server specs ? As I find its an overkill now.
 

Brogan

XenForo moderator
Staff member
In general, feedback we have received suggests that fewer server resources are required for XF so you may be able to get away with a lower spec.
 

rv65

Active member
  • #11
Staff might be able to recommend vB5 to MyBB to XF as MyBB is working on a vB5 importer as one user there gave them his/her database. vBulletin 5 is reportedly very complex in regards to the DB, so maybe that is a reason why xF does not have an importer. Probably, just as well as there is not a huge demand for it. I wonder why IB (who owns vB) not use it on their own sites, but rather use vB3 and vB4.
 
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