SUSE Manager database migration takes too long during the upgrade from 4.X to 4.2
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The last step consists in running a script in order to migrate the underlying database from postgresql 10.X (SUSE Manager 4.0) or 12.X (SUSE Manager 4.1) to 13.X. The problem that can be observed (however, not necessarily), is that the process simply takes too long, and no progress is displayed in the screen. This can lead to customers worrying about some problem going on. Anyway, there is a message in the screen warning about this, in addition to the release notes. Quoting these release notes:
"Please note the database migration from PostgreSQL 10 (if migrating from SUSE Manager 4.0) or PostgreSQL 12 (if migrating from SUSE Manager 4.1) will rebuild the database indices. This may take several hours if you have thousands of software channels."
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- Document ID:000020290
- Creation Date: 17-Jun-2021
- Modified Date:18-Jun-2021
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