Hiring to update 2 website Concrete5 versions for PHP 7 compliance

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I have 2 sites that are/were running version 5.6.3.x, and they need to be upgraded to 5.6.4 so they function on PHP7. Accepting bids to complete the work. Please reply to this post

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pixelmargin replied on at Permalink Reply
pixelmargin
Hi
Check my pm please.
Thanks
Tinku Tharasing
Jenny0191 replied on at Permalink Reply
Hello,
Hope you are doing good!
Would like to assist the requirement.
Can we have a quick chat/call to discuss further about it.
Hope to hear from you soon.
Regards,
Jennifer
ConcreteOwl replied on at Permalink Reply
ConcreteOwl
£90 GBP each
dhdesign replied on at Permalink Reply
dhdesign
That's a simple job should take around an hour £50
JohntheFish replied on at Permalink Reply
JohntheFish
This is only a simple job as long as an update works first time with no issues.

Sites that have been running for a few years accumulate a legacy of old data and files behind the scenes that complicates the exercise.

Sites could also have addons, themes and applications code that may need updating for php7. Any custom developments originally made for the site may not be well documented.

The other complicating factor is if you require a zero-risk zero-downtime update, or if you can afford sites to be out of action while issues are resolved on the live site.
ConcreteOwl replied on at Permalink Reply
ConcreteOwl
Exactly correct John, often the optimisation of the files and database together with any addon debugging will take much longer than just running the upgrade routine.
mhawke replied on at Permalink Best Answer Reply
mhawke
Agreed. In my experience, it's 50/50 whether a site upgrades without complaining or whether extra repairs are required and some of those extras can be hard to solve.