We’ve upgraded to 3.8.5 with no problems, but however upgrading the database is a different story:
rt3:~/rt-3.8.6# mysql -u rt_upgrader -p -h 10.2.0.63 rt3_upgrade2
Reading table information for completion of table and column names
You can turn off this feature to get a quicker startup with -A
Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or \g.
Your MySQL connection id is 529971
Server version: 5.0.26-Debian_3-log Debian etch distribution
Type ‘help;’ or ‘\h’ for help. Type ‘\c’ to clear the buffer.
rt3:~/rt-3.8.6# /root/rt-3.8.6/sbin/rt-setup-database --dba rt_upgrader --action upgrade
In order to create or update your RT database, this script needs to connect to your SQLite instance on 10.2.0.63 as rt_upgrader
Please specify that user’s database password below. If the user has no database
password, just press return.
Enter RT version you’re upgrading from: 3.4.5
Going to apply following upgrades:
Enter RT version if you want to stop upgrade at some point,
or leave it blank if you want apply above upgrades:
IT’S VERY IMPORTANT TO BACK UP BEFORE THIS STEP
DBI connect(‘dbname=/root/rt-3.8.6/var/rt3_upgrade2;host=10.2.0.63’,‘rt_upgrader’,…) failed: unable to open database file at /usr/local/share/perl/5.8.8/DBIx/SearchBuilder/Handle.pm line 108
Connect Failed unable to open database file
at /root/rt-3.8.6/sbin/…/lib/RT.pm line 204
Why is the dbname “/root/rt-3.8.6/var/rt3_upgrade2”? Not too sure why it’s not working… thanks in advance for any help.