FAQ - Migrating Calendar Server 126.96.36.199.0 Solaris to Calendar Server 8.x Linux
(Doc ID 2420080.1)
Last updated on MARCH 29, 2022
Applies to:Oracle Communications Calendar Server - Version 8.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
I am currently using CALDav Server 188.8.131.52.0 Solaris. I want to migrate to Calendar Server 8.x Linux. I have already done a davadmin config list on the old and new server to compare the configurations and they look fine.
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|I'm going to do "davadmin db backup" from the old Solaris server and then "davadmin db restore" on the new Linux server. Will that work?|
|I believe, that in the past, event notifications have gone out when restoring a backup. Am I mistaken?|
|Is there anything else I should be on the lookout for?|
|Finally, my plan is to upgrade the calendar server to the latest version of 8.x.x.x. Can I go strait to the latest version of 8.x.x.x or do I need to do some intermediate upgrades?|
|I may want do a test restore to make sure things will work as I expect before my after hours outage. I would like to make sure no event notifications go out after my test restore. How can I make sure of this?|
|If I end up doing a test restore, what are the steps I need to do during the final restore? Should I do a "davadmin db restore -O"? Or do i need to do a "davadmin db init" and then a "davadmin db restore"?|
|My production outage will be at midnight on Sunday. I did a test restore tonight. I have never done a caldav restore. It took a real long time to restore (35 minutes) to restore a 465MB backup file. How can I speed it up?|
|I'm not able to accept Google Calendar invitations in Convergence after upgrading. How do I fix this issue?|