On 06/04/2013 09:15 AM, victoria wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 4, 2013 at 1:47 PM, Stephen Gallagher
> <step...@gallagherhome.com <mailto:step...@gallagherhome.com>> wrote:
> On 06/04/2013 05:47 AM, Christian Hammond wrote:
> > On Jun 4, 2013, at 2:44 AM, Stephen Gallagher
> <step...@gallagherhome.com <mailto:step...@gallagherhome.com>
> > <mailto:step...@gallagherhome.com
> <mailto: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 220.127.116.11 to 1.7.9. Following the upgrade, I
> >> visiting the site's /dashboard URL would have told me to run
> >> "rb-site upgrade". Instead I got a 500 "Something broke..."
> >> 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
> >> 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
> > If you come up with a good way to do it, let me know :)
> Has Review Board formally and without question dropped Windows support?
> If so, it becomes reasonably easy to hardcode a requirement on a file
> such as /etc/ReviewBoard/sites which could be as simple as
> one-path-per-line, and then patch rb-site to amend it when doing an
> install and to iterate through it when calling 'rb-site upgrade' with no
> Then all I would have to do in the Fedora packages is call 'rb-site
> upgrade' in the %post section on upgrades.
> Just a comment from BitNami. Even if Windows is not supported it would
> be great you don't have any path hardcoded. Currently we allow to have
> different installations in the systems in different installation paths,
> installing as root as an not root user. Of course this is also possible
> without using the BitNami installers. Having that hardcoded will affect
> this flexibility. If those are necessary I would suggest to have default
> values..but not hardcoded and not customizables values.
Yeah, the same thought occurred to me a few minutes ago. I may just try
to make it a variable in settings.py or something, defaulting to
/etc/ReviewBoard, unless Christian or David has a better idea.
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