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From:Dimitre Radoulov Date:April 15 2014 10:17am
Subject:Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgrade
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On 15/04/2014 12:13, Manuel Arostegui wrote:
[...]
> Thank you! So I suppose we need to, or actually we *must*, upgrade the 
> binaries only in case of a release upgrade (RHEL 5 to 6, for example),
>
>     i.e. when a different binary distribution exsists:
>     MySQL-5.6.17-1.rhel5.x86_64.rpm to MySQL-5.6.17-1.el6.x86_64.rpm.
>
[...]
> Upgrades are always scary. Don't you have another server (staging) 
> with same hardware/packages so you can try there first before doing it 
> in production?
>

Hi Manuel,
yes, I know that. For minor releases - 5.x to 5.x+n - we'll use in-place 
upgrades,
for major release upgrades - 5.x to 6.x - we'll use a different hosts.


Best regards
Dimitre

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Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeDimitre Radoulov15 Apr 2014
  • Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeReindl Harald15 Apr 2014
    • Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeDimitre Radoulov15 Apr 2014
      • Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeManuel Arostegui15 Apr 2014
        • Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeDimitre Radoulov15 Apr 2014
          • Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeJohan De Meersman15 Apr 2014
            • Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeDimitre Radoulov15 Apr 2014
            • Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeReindl Harald15 Apr 2014
              • Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeDimitre Radoulov15 Apr 2014
      • Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeReindl Harald15 Apr 2014
        • Re: Things to be considered before/after the OS patch or upgradeDimitre Radoulov15 Apr 2014
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