Update Ghost 0.9.0 Using Openshift Quickstart

Ghost recently released a new version of the CMS, and again, here are the steps or tutorial on how to update your Ghost to the version 0.9.0 for the users of Openshift Quickstart. This is the easier way to update your Ghost rather than this one I wrote before.

I assume that you already have a clone of your application (blog) in your local machine.

At first, I suggest you to take a look at the ‘update’ section below before doing the upgrade. Please 1.

Backup

Remember to always do a backup first before doing an upgrade. I suggest you to make a backup from your blog and your whole openshift gear (your application).

  1. Go to your blog dashboard > Labs > then hit the Export button. This will export your settings and your content to a json file that you can import whenever you need it.
  2. Make a snapshot of your cartridge by using this command in your terminal rhc snapshot save <app_name>. You can read about this in here.

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