I did the dump like this which seemed to go fine.
sudo rb-site manage /path/to/site dumpdata > /another/path/rbdump

But when I try to load it, nothing happens.
sudo rb-site manage /path/to/new/site loaddata /another/path/rbdump
No fixtures found.

Does that mean anything to you?

Ian

On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 11:26 AM, Mark <m...@catley.net.nz> wrote:

> I recently migrated our SQLite RB database to PostgreSQL. You probably
> have two options, first you could use rb-site manage . dumpdata
> however that didn't work for me (I think it was because our database
> was too big). I ended up having to create a new reviewboard instance,
> delete all the records out of all of the tables, then export my mysql
> data as csv files (one table at a time) and import it (using the copy
> command) into Postgres. It was a pain in the ass because you have to
> be very specific about the order which you import tables in order to
> satisfy foreign key constraints, but in the end, once I had discovered
> the process, only took an hour or two and worked like a charm. I also
> had to reset all postgres' sequences (found here wiki.postgresql.org/
> wiki/Fixing_Sequences).
>
> In fear of starting a flame war ... good on ya for changing, Postgres
> has much better speed vs reliability tradeoff by default. You get a
> lot of stuff for free that would require a guru to get right in MySQL.
> I find that, other than experts, people who pick postgres generally
> have a good technical reason, whereas those who pick MySQL are merely
> chasing brand name.
>
> On Sep 26, 5:06 pm, Mail Team <email....@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm running a Review Board server on Mac OS X Server 10.6 that has MySQL
> > built in.  I'm planning on moving it to a 10.7 Server that only has
> > PostgreSQL built in.  Is it reasonable to try to migrate my database from
> > MySQL to PostgreSQL and then just recreate the Review Board site on the
> 10.7
> > Server?
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