"system" folder missing

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  • What version of Ghost are you using? 5.17


  • How was Ghost installed and configured?

I followed the official docs, using ubuntu nginx and mysql.

  • What Node version, database, OS & browser are you using?
    Node 16.17.1, Ubuntu 20.04 and Brave Browser
  • What errors or information do you see in the console?
    No errors
  • What steps could someone else take to reproduce the issue you’re having?
    It’s just a general question, not a troubleshoot.

Hi guys, hope you are doing great.

I accidentally deleted the “system” folder on one ghost instance. I checked the other ghost instance, and this folder is owned by Root and has only a folder called “nginx-root” inside and this folder is empty.

I don’t see any problems due to this folder missing, should I be worried with something?

Thank you