gm-upgrade_server man page

gm-upgrade_server — upgrade an existing SQL database for GNUmed to the next version

Synopsis

gm-upgrade_server VERSION VERSION+1 [ no-backup | no-compression ] [ quiet ]

Description

gm-upgrade_server is a simple helper script which is provided by the Debian GNU/Linux distribution to simplify upgrading the GNUmed database from version VERSION to the next version VERSION+1.

Options

no-backup
Do not create a database backup before upgrading (you got faith).
no-compression
Create a backup but do not compress it. Useful if you got plenty of disk but are low on cycles.
quiet
Display failures only, do not chatter about progress.

Warning

This script may result in deletion of existing GNUmed databases if so instructed.

Author

This manual page was written by Karsten Hilbert <karsten.hilbert@gmx.net>.

Info

2009 January 4th Upgrading GNUmed Server