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From: Michał Górny <mgorny@g.o>
Subject: Re: rfc: news item for app-backup/bacula
Date: Fri, 30 Dec 2011 10:11:58 +0100
On Fri, 30 Dec 2011 09:56:33 +0100
Thomas Beierlein <tomjbe@g.o> wrote:

> The 5.2.x release series of Bacula uses a new database catalog format.
                                     ^^^ use (singular)
> If you're upgrading from a 3.x.x or 5.0.x release, you must upgrade
> your bacula catalog database.  
> 
> Please read the manual chapter for how to upgrade your database.

Link would be useful.

> You
> can find database upgrade scripts in /usr/libexec/bacula/updatedb/.
> 
> It is strongly recommended that you save a copy of your existing
> database before upgrading.

More details or even a script to do that would be great for users.

> The simplest way to upgrade the database:
> 
> 1. Stop Bacula from running (at least director and storage daemon).
                                       ^ the                       ^-s
> 2. Save a copy of your existing database.
> 3. Emerge new version of Bacula.
           ^ (probably) the
> 4. Run the appropriate upgrade script
> from /usr/libexec/bacula/updatedb/.
> 7. Start the new Bacula.

It saved us two steps!

-- 
Best regards,
Michał Górny
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