That message should never really be seen outside of developer installs, but
it does happen on occasion if something got messed up.
The first thing to check is actually your database. Make sure it didn't
crash at some point and have locked tables that need to be cleaned up. You
should otherwise never see this page about the database schema.
Now, at some point, you did have an install of 1.5.3 at least attempted.
That number came directly from the database, put there after an rb-site
upgrade when using 1.5.3. It's probably not related, but just something to
But yeah, check the database. I suspect that's where the problem is.
Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
Review Board - http://www.reviewboard.org
VMware, Inc. - http://www.vmware.com
On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 6:55 AM, Bill Fenner <fen...@gmail.com> wrote:
> We've got a reviewboard installation, which we upgraded to 1.5.5
> several months ago. That went swimmingly, and it's been working for
> Nothing has changed on the server, but now it is intermittently
> reporting "Manual server updates required" -- "The Review Board
> database schema has changed since your last upgrade". Oddly, the
> "Manual server updates required" box suggests running ./manage.py
> syncdb, when I know that the upgrade command is actually "rb-site
> I ran rb-site upgrade, and got:
> Rebuilding directory structure
> Upgrading from version 1.5.3
> Updating database. This may take a while.
> Upgrading Review Board from 1.5.3 to 1.5.5
> No fixtures found.
> No evolution required.
> Upgrade complete.
> We never had 1.5.3 installed, we went from pre-1.0 svn snapshot
> straight to 1.5.5.
> After the "rb-site upgrade", things went fine for a little while, and
> then I started getting the intermittent message.
> By intermittent, I mean that sometimes it appears as the only content
> on the page, and sometimes it appears between diff chunks, and
> sometimes it doesn't appear at all and reviewboard behaves as normal.
> I've looked in the Apache error_log, and all I see are the reviewboard
> debugging messages about diff generation. The log directory in my
> rb-site root is empty.
> Anyone have an idea of what else to try?
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