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Re: [Gnumed-devel] Development testing on Production (?) servers -- was

From: Karsten Hilbert
Subject: Re: [Gnumed-devel] Development testing on Production (?) servers -- was 0.3-rc4 released
Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2008 12:11:56 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)

On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 05:21:53PM -0700, James Busser wrote:

> I can understand the desire for anyone who would run a production  
> backend version of GNUmed to also want to themselves test, and be  
> satisfied what will happen, any new version(s).

That's actually best practice.

> - production system runs on server
> - doctor hacker installs and maintains a devel version inside a VM on  
> their personal computer

They could also just run PostgreSQL directly on their
personal computer. But, yeah, a VM would work just as well
given enough resources.

> Client updates *within* one version of the database are, I believe, less 
> of a problem.
No problem at all, yes.

> As long as the database has not been upgraded,  
> misbehaviour from a new client version should still allow the doctors  
> and staff to go back to the prior version, is that correct?

Even across database upgrades is it possible to go back.

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