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# 15  
Old 03-17-2020
Moving along.....

Code:
Closing topics...
	``````````
Postprocessing posts...
   556410 / 1027936 ( 54.1%)

# 16  
Old 03-17-2020
Close to baked:

Code:
Postprocessing posts...
  1027939 / 1027939 (100.0%)  
Creating Permalink File...


updating banned users
     3134 / 3134 (100.0%)  

Updating topic status

Updating bumped_at on topics

Updating last posted at on users

Updating last seen at on users

Updating topic reply counts...
    12466 / 138032 (  9.0%)  [9565 items/min]

# 17  
Old 03-17-2020
Code:
discourse=> select id, name from groups;
discourse=> update users set primary_group_id = 2 where primary_group_id = 48;      #moved all moderators in vb to mod group on discourse

In addition:
  • Moved all moderators and moderator emeritus to trust_factor_4 (Leader)
  • Moved all forum advisors to trust_factor_3
# 18  
Old 03-17-2020
Done...

Code:
Updating topic reply counts...
   138032 / 138032 (100.0%)  [10714 items/min]    
Updating first_post_created_at...

Updating user post_count...

Updating user topic_count...

Updating topic users

Updating post timings

Updating featured topic users

Updating featured topics in categories
      123 / 123 (100.0%)  [81 items/min]   n]  
Updating user topic reply counts
   138032 / 138032 (100.0%)  [11368 items/min]  ]  
Resetting topic counters


Done

Backing up now.....

Then will try to migrate "vb thanks" to "discourse likes" with the new script vbulletin_neo5.rb
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# 19  
Old 03-17-2020
All is done, for the initial migrations except for "vb thanks" to "discourse likes".

(of course the discourse site is behind the vb site as far as the most recent posts....)

It's looking good, but I would like to get the "vb thanks" to "discourse likes" working.
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# 20  
Old 03-18-2020
Have been debugging ruby code this morning for 2 to 3 hours (more like 3) to migrate "thanks" to "likes" and I'm getting close.

I am hopeful I this get this script done today, and have a working script to transfer all our vb3 thanks plugin "thanks" to discourse "likes".....

This migration has been a task "not for the faint of heart" and there is no doubt anyone who tries this must have a lot of technical skills.

Just now, for example, I debugged a lot of ruby code were I was getting "trying to update DB errors, unique" and searched the code in ruby, found the tables and found the unique index. I deleted the "unique index" which allowed the process to move forward and then after it was complete, I could see the error in the results and was about to go back and make the change to the original DB user mappings.

Code:
root@discourse1-app:/var/www/discourse# rake posts:delete_all_likes   
    65028 / 65028 (100.0%)
65028 likes deleted!

Sometimes you have to break something to fix it.

I started this "feasibility study" caper around a week ago, and I'm getting close to finishing (the entire migration) ; that's not bad for a vB3 migration where the folks at meta discourse gave me the serious "get out of here" cold shoulder when they found out I was migrating a vB3 forum to discourse.
# 21  
Old 03-18-2020
OK.. it worked... forum vb "thanks" were migrated to discourse "thanks":

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I think there may be some counters (like total likes given to a user) which have not updated in the migration; but maybe they will update based on an internal cron. If not, I can easily write code to update the users profile "likes" counter(s).

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