There are seven steps to follow described in this “How to”
To all users of a a previous version installing this new release at the same webserver:
The new uploads for this release should go to the same folder as your current release uploads.
Then you can switch back and forth between old and newer versions, between a current version and one you are just using for testing scripts, a.s.o.
Some user have three versions,
All data is uploaded to their 1 and only upload folder, can be
Example: Your current release is in weather2/ and your weather-program uploads to upload??/ (?? = your weahterprogram codeas used by this template).
You installed this release in weather27/ and tested it changing the settings.
You set your upload location settings now to the “old” location “../weather2/upload??/”
If you are finished with testing:
Just to be sure and to be able to still run the “old” release, change the upload location in the old release weather2old/ also to “../weather2/upload??/”.
It sounds like extra work, but it is very handy. You only have to instruct once the weatherprogram to upload to one location (as long as you are on the same webserver) Newer versions 27, 27a, 27b, 28 can be tested easily, renamed if needed to weather2/ or removed when you skip a new release.
So as a current experienced user you read the folowing pages with a translation table in your head.
Every time you see something like “upload??/ in the weather27/ folder”, you read it as my current upload location/
When uploading works, leave it as is. Always!
The following pages describe the data-files needed by your template scripts to do their job and in what frequency they are uploaded:
Not every weather-program is able to deliver all.
There is a separate page with instructions for every supported weather-program. Select the link for your weather-programn below.