Steps to migrate from Digital Ocean to OVH


#1

I am new to discourse and its hosting. I want to migrate my discourse forum from digital ocean to ovh.
i need the steps in which this can be done.


(Joshua Rosenfeld) #2

Basic steps:

  1. Take a backup
  2. Install new discourse droplet on OVH.
  3. Enable restoration in settings.
  4. Upload and restore backup.

(Jeff Atwood) #3

Follow the #howto topics on backup and restore.


(Stefano Costa) #4

It is also useful to check your DNS settings and make sure you have a short TTL for the domain the day before you perform the migration, so that you can have a smooth transition from old to new server.