[ckan-dev] Upgrade strategy from 2.3 to 2.8?

Damian Steer d.steer at bris.ac.uk
Tue Jul 3 09:22:31 UTC 2018

On 27/06/18 17:01, Koebrick, Andrew (MNIT) wrote:
> I am going to attempt to get our 2.3 CKAN site up to the latest version, 
> on a new server and was hoping folks could weigh in on my plan.  In 
> addition to the CKAN upgrade, I will also be moving the site from a 
> server running RHEL 6.9 to 7.5.
> My thought:

(Apologies for late reply)

I did something similar last year.

I ended up doing a json dump of the old instance too, just in case there 
were any issues with the database migration, and imported it into the 
new instance. See [1] for the tool.


[1] <https://github.com/ckan/ckanapi>

Damian Steer
Senior Technical Researcher
University of Bristol

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