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[EP-tech] Adding fields to a live system - any data integrity concerns?
- Subject: [EP-tech] Adding fields to a live system - any data integrity concerns?
- From: anbeeken at lincoln.ac.uk (Andrew Beeken)
- Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:58:51 +0000
Hello all! I?ve just added a new field to our test EPrints and am ready to put it live. Obviously I understand how to do this from the command line, but my concerns are around any precautions that should be taken when doing this on a live system. I?m arranging for the server to be backed up as a precaution, however should it also be taken offline while the database is rewritten?
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