Update mongodb to 2.2.0 (latest release)

Andrey Ponomarenko aponomarenko at rosalab.ru
Tue Oct 9 11:23:03 UTC 2012

Dan Horák wrote:
> Troy Dawson píše v Po 08. 10. 2012 v 14:48 -0500:
>> On 10/05/2012 04:43 PM, Troy Dawson wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> I have updated mongodb from 2.0.7 to 2.2.0.
>>> It is currently going through the normal channels for rawhide and Fedora 18.
>>> 10gen has a very good track record for being backwards compatible.
>>> According to their documentation "When upgrading a standalone mongod,
>>> 2.2 is a drop-in replacement." and "MongoDB 2.0 data files are
>>> compatible with 2.2-series binaries without any special migration process."
>>> If upgrading replica sets and sharded cluster, you should follow the
>>> procedures from their release notes.
>>> http://docs.mongodb.org/manual/release-notes/2.2/#upgrading
>>> What are people's thoughts on bringing it into Fedora 16, Fedora 17,
>>> EPEL6 and EPEL5?
>>> Troy Dawson
>> I have had requests for mongodb 2.2.0 for Fedora 17, as well as EPEL 6
>> and 5.  I am going to build for those tomorrow and let things sit in
>> testing for at least a week (2 weeks for EPEL).
>> The only concern I have received thus far is whether packages will need
>> to be rebuilt against the new mongodb 2.2.
>>  From everything I have looked at, the answer is no.
>> The API's should be backward compatible.
>> The libraries provided are the same name, there is no increase in number.
> you can use the abi-compliance-checker tool to confirm that

or look at the upstream-tracker report for mongodb: 

particularly, the compatibility report between 2.0.7 and 2.2.0 versions 

Andrey Ponomarenko, ROSA Lab.

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