[rt-users] Upgrade RT

Asif Iqbal vadud3 at gmail.com
Tue Apr 14 10:09:18 EDT 2009

On Tue, Nov 18, 2008 at 10:37 PM, Tim Cutts <tjrc at sanger.ac.uk> wrote:

> On 18 Nov 2008, at 3:27 pm, Asif Iqbal 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
> I haven't tested the attachments thoroughly yet, so I don't know whether it
> worked.  I just used one of our regular backup dumps, which isn't massively
> complicated.  Our RT instance is replicated, and we back up off the slave
> using:
> mysqldump --defaults-extra-file=/mysql/data_3307/slave.cnf
>  --single-transaction --flush-logs --master-data=2 --all-databases -q | gzip
> > backup.gz

How do I do the mysqldump w/o locking ?

> Are there particular attachment types I should look for to check whether
> things are working?
> Tim
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