Quickly Upgrade xenForo If You Have Root Access - Uploading files via FTP is a pain. Bypass that with this guide.
I hate uploading xenForo files. There are thousands of them and it takes forever via ftp. I have come up with a system that saves me literally hours when upgrading xenForo. I will assume you know some basics when navigating your server via shell.
- Download the xenForo upgrade folder to your computer and upload the zip file to your server. I usually just open an ftp connection to one of my forums and upload it there.
- Create a new directory in /usr/src/ for xenForo. I...