Oh, and if the path to the site is different on the new server, you'll need
to do a find&replace in the dump file.
On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 11:18 PM, Mail Team <email....@gmail.com> wrote:
> I *just* finished doing this on my server, not super intuitive but once
> you get the process it works pretty well. You need to still have your old
> server running for this to work.
> 1. On the old server, dump your site data.
> sudo rb-site manage /path/to/site dumpdata > /path/to/backup/rbdump.json
> 2. Open the dump file in a text editor and find all the entries
> whose "model" is "contenttypes.contenttype" or "scmtools.tool", and delete
> those entries.
> 3. On the new server, create a new site following the directions on the
> ReviewBoard site. Note that you don't have to use the same database type
> as your old server (my old server used MySQL, my new server uses
> 4. On the new server, load the old site data.
> sudo rb-site manage /path/to/site loaddata /path/to/backup/rbdump.json
> 5. (Optional) For good measure, reboot your new server.
> On Wed, Nov 16, 2011 at 7:28 PM, RAY <ervin.zhang1...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I had a reviewboard using in a server in past, but now the server has
>> been replaced by new computer. I have install a new reviewboard
>> environment on this new computer, and then I need move all original
>> data from old environment to new one. How to move it?
>> Could I backup database from old reviewboard and recover it on new?
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