It's going to be a lot harder for you to upgrade than users using the actual
If you've changed the structure of the database, then you'll have to make
sure you have evolution files (see
http://django-evolution.googlecode.comand the evolution/* files in the
Review Board source tree under each app)
that describe going from a plain database to your changes. Running
./reviewboard/manage.py evolve --hint should give you a good starting point.
If you do this correctly, you shouldn't have any database corruption issues
*in theory*. That is, unless you modified how existing columns in Review
Make sure to back up your database!
You're going to then have to synchronize your branch containing your code
changes with the top-level git 'origin/master' branch containing our
See our codebase documentation on the site for more information. There's a
whole section on Review Board tree forks that describe how to get back in
sync for a new release.
Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
Review Board - http://www.reviewboard.org
VMware, Inc. - http://www.vmware.com
On Mon, Mar 1, 2010 at 10:00 PM, JohnHenry <qhlonl...@163.com> wrote:
> Hi, all
> We had put RB22.214.171.124 in use, But I want to upgrade it to V 1.5;
> How Can I do this? especially that I had made some change on the RB
> Another warry is that our database has stored some data of
> reviews. Will rb-site install process reconstruct all database
> tabales? I am afraid our data will get lost then.
> If there are some info of newly added file or edited file name of
> Reviewboard 1.5, I think we could simplely down_load those files and
> cover the RB code in Python site-packages. But I don't know whether
> there is model upgrade in version 1.5.
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