Version 2.1.1

Released: May 17, 2016

This is a bugfix release and all users are encouraged to upgrade.


Fix object column resolution issue in navigation app

Version 2.1 includes a navigation feature that allows model instances from a queryset generated using the .defer() or .only() Django filter optimization features to resolve to their parent class transparently. This optimization caused problems with the sources app which uses a

Missing Tesseract language files

The Tesseract OCR backend now reports if the tesseract language file is missing for the requested document’s language.

Other changes

  • Ensure the automatic default index is created after the default document type.


  • None

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

  • None

Bugs fixed or issues closed