Updating phpmyadmin

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Updating phpmyadmin

Postby bruceaj » 18. March 2013 04:13

phpmyadmin has a new release, version: 3.5.7. XAMPP has not incorporated it into it's current release.

1) Should I upgrade to it?
2) If so, how do I do it? The simple way would be to copy the files over those file in XAMPP's phpmyinfo directory but I don't know if that would wipe me out.

Or, do I just wait until XAMPP incorporates the lastest release in it's package and reinstall?

Thanks for the help.

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Re: Updating phpmyadmin

Postby JonB » 21. March 2013 13:01

You can certainly update phpmyadmin individually, however we don't offer support for that.

What you can update (or replace) independently and relatively easily: the XAMPP Control Panel (hackattack - the developer - actually suggests you do this), FileZilla, Mercury, phpMyAdmin, and Perl. Of course (other than the Control Panel), its YOYO - You are On Your Own. :mrgreen:

Apache, PHP, MySQL - best left alone.

Good Luck
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