On Tue, 17 Oct 2006 11:12:44 +0100
Kostas Georgiou <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 17, 2006 at 11:29:38AM +0200, [log in to unmask] wrote:
> > On Tue, 17 Oct 2006 10:25:20 +0100 (BST)
> > Greig A Cowan <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > > By dropping the billing database, we lose all of the historical
> > > information about transactions with the dCache. This information will
> > > still be contained in the billing log files won't it? I'm asking this
> > > question from a security point of view as sites are supposed to retain
> > > logs for 90 days.
> > I would suggest you backup the databases I shall add this too the instructions.
> Are the changes that major that don't allow an online migration of the database(s)
> to the new schema?
I dont know but since the new database is a super set it woudl be a big jobs I imagine
Release upgrade cycle times are important to us all