[rt-users] Upgrade RT

Tim Cutts tjrc at sanger.ac.uk
Tue Nov 18 12:04:41 EST 2008

On 18 Nov 2008, at 4:47 pm, Tim Cutts wrote:

>> What switches did you use to dump the mysql? I see few gotcha's about
>> using binary characters
>> and separate dump  for attachment table and stuff
> OK, yes, I've just looked at an attachment to one of our tickets, and
> yes, it's corrupted.  Bugger.  So I've obviously missed something.  I
> thought that all one needed to do was to apply the mysql 4.0->4.1
> patches at the appropriate point, but clearly something is wrong.  Or
> is it what you allude to above, and we need to do something smarter
> when dumping the Attachment table?  Can you give me some references to
> where you've seen the gotchas?

Answered my own question.  About to test again using --default- 
character-set=binary and see whether that fixes things.


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