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From Noah Slater <nsla...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Apache CouchDB 1.2.2 - strange
Date Thu, 04 Apr 2013 18:33:36 GMT
Cool. Thanks for the post-mortem, Dave. There's a reason the release
procedure is so long. Every time I make a mistake, I add something to it. ;)


On 4 April 2013 19:18, Dave Cottlehuber <dch@jsonified.com> wrote:

> OK I finally figured out what happened, and I'm feeling very embarrassed by
> it. Sorry everybody for the inconvenience.
>
> I have some automated build tasks running as a service and wasn't aware
> they were still running. As a result depending on when I ran the manual
> builds, I am either missing pieces (as it removes files for the background
> build), or has extra components mixed in from a build on some new git
> commit.  The bundle step takes place after the in-build tree `make check`
> has run, so I'll need to extend the bundling step for some sanity checks
> next time. The basic "verify install" tests don't check enough to pick up
> this sort of screw-up.
>
> The safest thing in the circumstances is to rebuild all the builds (done),
> re-test (done),  get them checked by a few other folk first, and on Monday
> let you all know when the new binaries are OK and have hit the mirrors.
>
> If you need a version ASAP (e.g. you are hitting the rewriter bug which was
> one of the main reasons for the 1.2.2 point release) please reply offline
> and I can get you started sooner, or just follow the thread on dev@.
>
> Again, my sincere apologies.
> Dave
>
>
>
> On 4 April 2013 10:04, Dave Cottlehuber <dch@jsonified.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi Marten,
> >
> > I need to look into this. I rebuilt the 1.2.2 R14B04 yesterday after Alex
> > found a bug, I am beginning to think that somewhere I've uploaded broken
> > snapshot binaries instead of working ones :-/.
> >
> > In future I'll use git sha names for pre-release binaries, and then
> rename
> > them once we have official tags, this will ensure I'm not confused when
> we
> > run multiple release streams in parallel.
> >
> > My sincerest apologies all for the inconvenience & the muck-up.
> >
> > A+
> > Dave
> >
> >
> > On 4 April 2013 09:30, Marten Feldtmann <itlists@schrievkrom.de> wrote:
> >
> >> I deinstalled CouchDB, installed it again with the offical download for
> >> windows (CouchDB 1.2.2, Erlang 15) and got the same errors and names.
> >>
> >> I deinstalled CouchDB again and installed 1.2.2 (Erlang 14) and this
> >> database started (as a service) but did not answer any requests.
> >>
> >> I deinstalled CouchDB again and installed 1.2.1 and everything was ok
> >> again.
> >>
> >> Marten
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> On 04.04.2013 09:20, Nick North wrote:
> >>
> >>> I've had errors in the past installing new Windows CouchDb releases
> over
> >>> old ones. It works better to back up your databases and config,
> uninstall
> >>> the old version, install the new one, and restore the databases and
> >>> config.
> >>> But the weird naming thing suggests something else might be going on in
> >>> your case as well.
> >>>
> >>
> >
>



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