Should Confluence 5.4.4 to 5.6.6 Upgrade Migration Take Hours?

The upgrade itself took only a few minutes but the initial startup is in its 4th hour migrating tasks and tables.  We've done many upgrades over the years, and not seen one with such a sizeable, slow migration on startup.


plugins.tasklist.upgradetask.StorageToAoMigrationUpgradeTask logProgress Migrating tasks to active objects. 30915 tasks migrated so far.

confluence.upgrade.recovery.ConfluenceProgressMonitor begin TABLE_DATA: [BODYCONTENT]

Thanks for any information you can offer.

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We just went from 5.5 to 5.6 and it did in fact take about 3 hours.

As long as the log is plugging away, you should be good!

Thanks Andy.  It took just over 3 hrs.  We have a large instance.  Spoke with Support.  There are a lot of table migrations between 5.4, 5.5 & 5.6 and a major restructuring of Tasks.

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Chuck Talk Atlassian Team Feb 23, 2015

Hi @HomeAway,

I would recommend opening a case with Support if the issue persists so that we can assist you.


Chuck Talk | Confluence Support

we are planning an upgrade from 5.4 to 5.7... tests took around 6-7hours...

2500 users, 350 spaces, many attachments

Chuck Talk Atlassian Team Feb 25, 2015

Hi Andre, do you use Oracle as your database? If so, please open a case with Support and we will assist you. Chuck

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