[typo] Moving to Latest SVN

Scott Laird scott at sigkill.org
Sat Oct 15 11:22:28 EDT 2005

On Oct 15, 2005, at 8:03 AM, jesse newland wrote:

> I had this same error last night. The problem seemed to happen (for me
> anyways) just after adding guid's to comments and trackbacks. Here's
> what I did to fix this and get back to the trunk:
> * Backup DB and any modifications to typo
> * Revert to revision 636
> * Manually remove the dbname.comments.guid, and dbname.trackbacks.guid
> columns. (if they exist)
> * Run rake migrate
> * Update to trunk
> * Run rake migrate
> * Re-hack typo to your liking
> Revision 636 introduced guid's for comments and trackbacks, which
> requires re-saving of all such records. Later revisions of typo have
> renamed the 'articles' table to 'contents', which makes this re-saving
> difficult.  Hope this works.

I just disabled the GUID generation in migration #18; this *should*  
fix the problem.  I don't have a 2.5.x DB handy for testing, though.   
Can someone please verify that migrating from 2.5.x to rev 679 of the  
trunk works?


More information about the Typo-list mailing list