Oh, if this was a moved install, you'd want to run rb-site upgrade
/path/to/site. syncdb is handled automatically, as is an evolution. Make
sure you still run upgrade, as more operations are performed than that, and
they may be important.
Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
Review Board - http://www.review-board.org
VMware, Inc. - http://www.vmware.com
On Fri, Jul 17, 2009 at 12:57 AM, Pravin Nadarajoo <ramp...@gmail.com>wrote:
> Hi Jeff,
> Fixed it. It wasn't just the file/folder permissions. I had to run rb-
> site manage <env> syncdb, which i didn't know about. Sigh. After a
> little reading, I realised it!
> Thanks a lot man.
> On Jul 17, 10:39 am, "Jeff Andros" <j...@bigredtj.com> wrote:
> > It's not just the file, the folder it resides in as well. That should be
> a 7 for the user that the web server runs under
> > --Jeff
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Pravin Nadarajoo <ramp...@gmail.com>
> > Date: Thu, 16 Jul 2009 19:04:30
> > To: reviewboard<firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Subject: Re: backup and restore SQLite DB
> > Thanks for your reply Jeff. I left the permissions of the DB file as
> > 644. Will just try 777 for now and see what happens. Will write here
> > again.
> > Thanks
> > Pravin
> > On Jul 17, 2:21 am, Jeff Andros <j...@bigredtj.com> wrote:
> > > not to be a pain, but does the web user also have write access to the
> > > directory that the SQLite file resides in? it needs to create a couple
> > > temp files in that directory for indices and such.
> > > --Jeff
> > > 2009/7/16 Pravin Nadarajoo <ramp...@gmail.com>
> > > > Hi there,
> > > > I've just installed the new stable release of ReviewBoard (ver 1.0)
> > > > a new machine and i'm trying to move my Sqlite DB (.db) from an old
> > > > one with ReviewBoard (rc2) to the new machine. From your site, I
> > > > learnt that all I need to do is point ReviewBoard to the location of
> > > > the old DB file and it should work. But i'm getting thrown with an
> > > > "Internal Server Error", even after changing the ownership of it to
> > > > the web user.
> > > > Is there a proper way in which i can backup my SQLite DB from the old
> > > > ReviewBoard (old machine) and then properly restore it to my new
> > > > machine's ReviewBoard? Please point me in the right direction.
> > > > Thanks
> > > > Truly
> > > > Pravin
> > > --
> > > Jeff
> > > O|||||||O
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