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SUSE Manager database schema fails with ERROR: syntax error at or near "on"

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SUSE Manager 3
SUSE Manager 3.1
SUSE Manager 3.2


After upgrade from SUSE Manager 3.0* to 3.1 or 3.2 the database spacewalk schema upgrade fails:

psql:<stdin>:46: ERROR:  syntax error at or near "on"
LINE 27:             on conflict do nothing;

Another indicator is following log message in /var/log/boot:

Apr 11 10:55:26 xxdevmon postgresql-init[1701]:  Your database files were created by PostgreSQL version 9.4.
Apr 11 10:55:26 xxdevmon postgresql-init[1701]:  Using the executables in /usr/lib/postgresql94/bin.


PostgreSQL database needs to be upgraded as outlined within the release notes:



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  • Document ID:7023121
  • Creation Date: 22-Jun-2018
  • Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
    • SUSE Manager

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