We have been using JIRA and everything is running well. We just notice that there has been a popup stating that "The Collation health check has been failed in your system" . We are running on version 7.0 for JIRA and MSSQL 2012 for our DB. I had check the collation that we are using and it is set to "SQL_Latin1_General_CP437_CI_AI".
I check on this document and is sure that this collation type is supported. https://confluence.atlassian.com/jira/connecting-jira-to-sql-server-2012-610763188.html?continue=https%3A%2F%2Fconfluence.atlassian.com%2Fjira%2Fconnecting-jira-to-sql-server-2012-610763188.html&application=cac
I also tried creating another DB where I'm planing to move my JIRA instance. I did make sure that I set the collation to "SQL_Latin1_General_CP437_CI_AI". when I created the DB. I then run the query below against the newly created database and found out that there are tables that are not in the same collation as what I had set when I created the DB.
use JIRADB03 select object_name(object_id) as tablename, name as columnname,collation_name from sys.columns where collation_name is not null order by object_name(object_id),column_id
I'm not sure if I missed something or if there is any other document that I should be referencing for this issue. Any response is greatly appreciated.
Thanks for the Response @Boris Georgiev [Botron]. Does this KB still applies even if running the query below does not return any result?
SELECT object_name(object_id) as TableName, name as ColumnName, collation_name FROM sys.columns WHERE collation_name <> 'SQL_Latin1_General_CP437_CI_AI' AND object_name(object_id) NOT LIKE 'sys%' AND object_name(object_id) NOT LIKE 'queue%' AND object_name(object_id) NOT LIKE 'file%' AND object_name(object_id) NOT LIKE 'spt%' AND object_name(object_id) NOT LIKE 'MSrep%'
My bad, Its actually returning result, I had it run against another DB. Another quick question, I'm not sure if this is possible though.
I'm planning to create a new DB base on this KB. https://confluence.atlassian.com/jira/connecting-jira-to-sql-server-2012-610763188.html.
-Create an xml backup of our system.
-clone the existing server and reconfigure the DB connection to point to the new DB.
-do an import from the xml back.up.
Do you think this plan will work? Sorry for asking too much.
This should work - yes. Just make sure your JIRA instance has enough RAM because if you're importing large backup it might fail with out of memory if your heap is low.
I've imported ~10GB XML backups and everything is fine with the proper memory settings.
FIRST test the procedure on a test/staging server before doing this on production!
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