TODO (update to point to 6.3 release notes) See the Avalon 6.2 Release Notes for more information.


Upgrade Steps

For Manual Installations

Download and deploy new code fromĀ avalon repo

Update gems and DB

bundle install
RAILS_ENV=production bundle exec rake db:migrate

Restart passenger (if using)

passenger-config restart-app

Restart Resque (background jobs processor)

pkill -f resque
RAILS_ENV=production BACKGROUND=yes bundle exec rake resque:scheduler
RAILS_ENV=production BACKGROUND=yes QUEUE=* bundle exec rake resque:work

For Docker Installations

Update new code from avalon-docker

git checkout master
git pull

Note that the names of some environment variables have changed:

-      - MEDIA_PATH=/masterfiles
+      - SETTINGS__MATTERHORN__MEDIA_PATH=/masterfiles


-      - STREAM_BASE=/streamfiles
+      - SETTINGS__STREAMING__CONTENT_PATH=/streamfiles

-      - STREAM_DEFAULT_QUALITY=medium
+      - SETTINGS__STREAMING__STREAM_DEFAULT_QUALITY=medium

-      - STREAM_HTTP_BASE=http://localhost:8880/avalon
+      - SETTINGS__STREAMING__HTTP_BASE=http://localhost:8880/avalon

-      - STREAM_RTMP_BASE=rtmp://localhost/avalon
+      - SETTINGS__STREAMING__RTMP_BASE=rtmp://localhost/avalon

-      - STREAM_SERVER=nginx
+      - SETTINGS__STREAMING__SERVER=nginx

-      - STREAM_TOKEN_TTL=20
+      - SETTINGS__STREAMING__STREAM_TOKEN_TTL=20


Rebuild and replace Avalon container. Note: it's not necessary to take Avalon down first.

docker-compose build --no-cache avalon
docker-compose up avalon