Version 2.5.2

Sat, Jul 8, 2017

Version 2.5.2

Released: July 08, 2017


Improve duplicate document scan

Previously the way document creation code was enclosed in a single database transactions. This cause the duplicate scan at upload code to received a document reference to uncommitted database data. The single database transaction was split into smaller units to make sure the duplicate scan receives saved and committed data.


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Upgrading from a previous version

Using PIP

Type in the console:

 $ pip install -U mayan-edms 

the requirements will also be updated automatically.

Using Git

If you installed Mayan EDMS by cloning the Git repository issue the commands:

 $ git reset --hard HEAD $ git pull 

otherwise download the compressed archived and uncompress it overriding the existing installation.

Next upgrade/add the new requirements:

 $ pip install --upgrade -r requirements.txt 

Common steps

Migrate existing database schema with:

 $ performupgrade 

Add new static media:

 $ collectstatic --noinput 

The upgrade procedure is now complete.

Backward incompatible changes

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Bugs fixed or issues closed

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