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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