On Jun 4, 2013, at 2:44 AM, Stephen Gallagher <step...@gallagherhome.com> wrote:

> On Tuesday, June 4, 2013, pfee wrote:
> Hi Christian, Stephen,
> While testing Stephen's Fedora packages, on a F18 machine I upgraded from 
> to 1.7.9.  Following the upgrade, I expected visiting the site's 
> /dashboard URL would have told me to run "rb-site upgrade".  Instead I got a 
> 500 "Something broke..." message.
> Despite not being prompted, I ran "rb-site upgrade /var/www/reviewboard" 
> anyway.  The site came back to life and started working again as expected, 
> however someone upgrading for the first time would not know to do this.
> Ah, thanks for reminding me. Not that anyone actually reads the updates 
> notes, but I usually put a reminder in that you always need to run rb-site 
> upgrade after installing the packages. I'll tweak the update notes when I get 
> to work.
> I've been meaning to patch the Fedora packages to do this automatically, by 
> having rb-site install save a config file with a list of installed sites so I 
> can have the %post script run the upgrade on package install. 

I've actually been wanting such a file for Review Board upstream that rb-site 
can write to, so that we can be more intelligent about upgrades. If you come up 
with a good way to do it, let me know :)


Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
Review Board - http://www.reviewboard.org
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