Subject: Re: [Openvas-discuss] IMPORTANT for SVN trunk
users: File location changes require manual
the changes are applied now with 3 commits, the last being
Any trunk user: Please consider the notes below and read
the INSTALL of module "gvm" carefully about the migration.
For me it worked like a charm. But if you encounter problems
with special setups or systems, please drop a note here
so we can fix docs or code.
All the best
Am Montag, 31. Juli 2017, 16:52:12 schrieb Jan-Oliver Wagner:
> this is an IMPORTANT notice to everyone who uses the "SVN trunk" version
> of OpenVAS. It is also relevant later on for everyone switching
> a OpenVAS-9 setup to the next generation.
> As you know there are quite a number of name changes ongoing in trunk.
> Most are already done.
> But there remains one last big change where you need to manually
> copy files before starting your services again.
> We have scheduled this SVN commit to
> Thursday, August 3rd 2017.
> What do you need to do?
> Please watch out for the commit to module "gvm". The ChangeLog
> entry will show you it is the one.
> You can also just wait until we send a reply to this email that we
> are done with it.
> Before you start to build and install this update, first stop
> all of your OpenVAS daemons (openvassd, gvmd and gsad).
> Then follow the guide in section "Migrating to Version 8.0"
> of the INSTALL file of module "gvm".
> Then you can can build, install and start the services again.
> What happens if you miss to do the above?
> You will get a fresh setup with an empty database and default
> Your old data are not lost. They still are located in the old
> You can stop the services, delete the fresh setup and then
> do the copying as described above.
> All the best
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