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Testing a new setup
I've recently successfully upgraded my forum from Vanilla 1 to vanilla 2 but have done it whilst the forum was live, which, as a total novice, created some interesting visual effects for my users. My current setup is at mysite/vanilla and I was wondering whether I could make a completely new install at mysite/forum using the same database as the original. The purpose being to allow my members to continue using the forum "as is" whilst leaving me the space to tinker with an embedded version without disrupting the users experience.