Порядок обновления ядра Drupal

drupal update

  1. Make a backup of your Drupal instance. For ex: [with MySQL](http://www.thegeekstuff.com/2008/09/backup-and-restore-mysql-database-using-mysqldump/)
  2. Download the latest release of your current Drupal version.
  3. Extract the [tar ball or zip] Drupal package.
  4. Set your site on maintenance mode For ex: [How on D7](http://www.ostraining.com/blog/drupal/how-to-put-drupal-7-in-maintenance-mode/)
  5. Delete all the files & folders inside your original Drupal instance except for /sites folder and any custom files you added elsewhere.
  6. Copy all the folders and files except /sites from inside the extracted Drupal package [tar ball or zip package] into your original Drupal instance.
  7. If the update release includes changes to settings.php replace old settings.php in .../sites/default/ with the new one, and edit site-specific entries eg database name, user, and password
  8. If you modified files such as .htaccess or robots.txt re-apply those changes to the new files.
  9. Login to your site as administrator or as user no 1
  10. Run update.php by navigating to http://...yourdrupalsitename/update.php
  11. Follow the process to update your Drupal instance
  12. Disable maintenance mode