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RM upgrade from 4.0.6 to 5.0


Sterling Ferguson-II (1.6k9283269) | asked Jun 10 '14, 3:13 p.m.
Hello all,

The RM step during the upgrade...the documentation is not as detailed as the other sections. Anyway, with that in mind, I am testing the upgrade on a demo machine. There are a series of steps during the RM peice that failed causing me to start over, and over, and over, and that's fine. However, this latest one I need an answer...

During the RM upgrade, it looks for this .rdf file location in the 5.x\rm\teamserver.properties

com.ibm.rdm.fronting.server.migrateFriendsConfigPath=C\:\\ibm\\JazzTeamServer50\\server\\conf\\rm\\friendsconfig.rdf

This file does not exist in the 5.0 directory, and the migration fails to finish because of the absence of this file. Should I copy this from the 4.0.6 directory?

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Benjamin Silverman (4.1k610) | answered Jun 10 '14, 4:03 p.m.
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Hi Sterling,

Are you using the upgrade script or doing the upgrade using the manual commands?  You need to copy the teamserver.properties from jts before running the upgrade.  I wrote an article outlining the steps needed if using the upgrade script.  Is it possible you missed the step of manually copying the teamserver.properties before running the upgrade script?  com.ibm.rdm.fronting.server.migrateFriendsConfigPath should be pointing to the OLD friendsconfig.rdf path from the 4.x install.  This file is not needed for 5.0 as it is migrated in to the database.
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Sterling Ferguson-II commented Jun 11 '14, 2:00 p.m.

Hello,


Using the friendsconfig.rdf pointing to the 4.0.6 version allowed the migration to continue.

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