[rt-users] unordered mismash of upgrade instructions
alexmv at bestpractical.com
Thu Dec 4 17:08:11 EST 2014
On 11/26/2014 05:32 PM, Jo Rhett wrote:
> I’m doing an upgrade from 3.8.5 to 4.2. It seems to be going well. I’m
> liking the changes. Glad to see RTFM integrated. My one big question
> here that I think the documentation could definitely improve upon, is
> what order to do the changes in? There are changes in every one of
> these pages and there’s no clear outline for which ones go first.
Step (2) and (6b) of this address the other files. The top of
UPGRADING.mysql even tells you to start there. A bug in the POD -> html
(now fixed) causes it to not show up in the website, but it's in the
shipped docs/UPGRADING.mysql in the source tarball.
> I’m thinking that perhaps step 8 should have been done before 6 and 7,
> but it seems to have worked and it displays the tickets and seems to
> operate properly.
We recommend doing the 'make upgrade-database' steps before running the
various cleanups in docs/UPGRADING-*
Patches accepted of updates that you think would clarify the issue.
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