Hassan Schroeder wrote: > On Sat, Oct 9, 2010 at 11:57 AM, Alex Beston <alex.beston at gmail.com> wrote: > > >> Going to be altering a site so there will be a certain number of >> missing files - how should one proceed gracefully in this matter? >> > > What kind of "files"? And why would they be missing This is a pretty open ended question. A little more detail would help. In any event whenever I inherit a website the first thing I do if possible is to create a tar or zip file of regular content and database if it has one as insurance. I have no interest in life-threatening events.