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Sven Vanpoucke, 13/08/2010 09:52

Migration Dokeos 185 to Chamilo 20 - Users

Migrates the users from dokeos 185 to chamilo 2.0

Files involved

  • /migration/platform/dokeos185/migration_block/users_migration_block.class.php
  • /migration/platform/dokeos185/data_class/dokeos185_user.class.php

Block Prerequisites



General information

  • Database: main_database
  • Table: user

Validation method

1. Required Fields

  • Username
  • Password
  • Status

2. For each username that is already used in the new platform, generate a new username

Convert method

1. Create a new user with the data class fields
2. Create a profile for some of the data class fields (phone, ...)
3. Create documents in the repository from the user's productions


  • Implement user fields
  • Dokeos 1.8.5 passwords are md5 encrypted. So they cannot be migrated. If authentication is on platform level then a mail needs to be sent to migrated users to reset their password.

Please report all problem by creating a new issue in the 2.0 issue list []

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Updated by Sven Vanpoucke over 13 years ago · 28 revisions