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askbot_badgedata does not during initial database migration?

asked 2011-11-15 17:01:28 -0500

Joseph gravatar image

When I run my initial syncdb and then my migrations, both migrations give the following error:

relation "askbot_badgedata" does not exist
LINE 1: ..."."slug", "askbot_badgedata"."awarded_count" FROM "askbot_ba...

This is with askbot 0.7.29.

Is this expected? Why does this happen?

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Are you on mysql? could you pls give more details about your database? Thanks!

Evgeny gravatar imageEvgeny ( 2011-11-15 17:04:03 -0500 )edit

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answered 2011-11-15 19:45:29 -0500

Evgeny gravatar image

Turns out there are known issues with MySQL on InnoDB and the South migration system.

This is something that may be fixed within the South project, but we are definitely not touching it.

Please switch to using either PostgresQL or configure MySQL to use InnoDB storage engine.

We are now discussing a possibility to explicitly raising an exception when people use InnoDB and tell them to switch - at least until the bug is fixed.

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Actually, I am using postgres.

Joseph gravatar imageJoseph ( 2011-11-16 03:29:01 -0500 )edit

I am also using postgres and having the same issue

jeroenbourgois gravatar imagejeroenbourgois ( 2012-09-04 14:58:16 -0500 )edit

Same for me. I'm using postgres too. Anyone solve this problem ?

Léo LEFEBVRE gravatar imageLéo LEFEBVRE ( 2013-04-28 17:23:04 -0500 )edit

I got the same issue today.

Chankey Pathak gravatar imageChankey Pathak ( 2013-06-27 09:55:53 -0500 )edit

I also got this error, even using postgresql.

tkdchen gravatar imagetkdchen ( 2013-07-29 01:40:34 -0500 )edit

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