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Re: Upgrades to 2.21


Did you check if there are any SQL views of any sort linked to the
dataelement or organisationunit tables? That could prevent updates in case
the column length must be changed.


On Wed, Dec 2, 2015 at 7:13 PM, Dan Cocos <dan@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi All,
> On a few upgrades to 2.21 I've run into a problem that only seems to show
> up occasionally.
> I'll receive and error along the lines of
> java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Unknown name value [Date] for enum
> class [org.hisp.dhis.common.ValueType]
> Once you know what to look for it becomes pretty clear that if you run
> something like this
> SELECT DISTINCT  valuetype FROM dataelement;
> You'll find "Date" instead of "DATE" a similar thing happens with the
> feature type on the organisationunit table.
> I haven't been able to pin down exactly why it doesn't _always_ work but
> often on startup DHIS 2 will fix the problem on it's own and I think change
> the names to the proper types other times I get the error above. My guess
> is that might be related to older versions of Postgres but that is just a
> hunch.
> Can someone share some insight into what happens on startup and if there
> is a way I can help to write some integrity checks to run beforehand? Right
> now it's pretty basic with queries like this:
> SELECT uid, featuretype, name FROM organisationunit
> 'SYMBOL');
> I figured I'd try to get the whole picture before sending the user's list.
> Thanks,
> Dan
> *Dan Cocos*
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Lars Helge Øverland
Lead developer, DHIS 2
University of Oslo
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