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PAGELINES DMS2 Migration with WP Engine missing pages

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I need some help with a WP Engine Migration tool.  I manage http://xtremio.com/ with WP Engine and use there auto migration from a STAGING to LIVE and Migrating all Tables in the database.  For the last few months the site has been migrating perfectly.  But starting last week the site started dropping a single page.  Here are the notes please let me know if you have any ideas on why this is happening.  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kuyDXqqymiNoyToO8yDutXn3Mkx-hoBOBjffimjfYvo/edit?usp=sharing

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timtimhungerfordcom

I need some help with a WP Engine Migration tool.  I manage http://xtremio.com/ with WP Engine and use there auto migration from a STAGING to LIVE and Migrating all Tables in the database.  For the last few months the site has been migrating perfectly.  But starting last week the site started dropping a single page.  Here are the notes please let me know if you have any ideas on why this is happening.  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kuyDXqqymiNoyToO8yDutXn3Mkx-hoBOBjffimjfYvo/edit?usp=sharing

This is the main issue they are stating is the issue...

 

  • All of the data for the post that's created through DMS is saved through serialized data in the postmeta table. This information is incredibly sensitive and changing the length of the data breaks it. Because of that, when our system pushes from staging to live or vice versa and the script automatically updates the domain, it will cause problems for any instance of serialized data that has the domain name in it.

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Simon

So their script does a blind string replace on serialized data?

Im afraid there is no way we can change the way data is saved. WordPress saves arrays to the database serialized by default, we just pass an array to it, it serializes and saves to the tables.

They should consider  checking if the data is serialized before jumping in there and blindly renaming data.

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