I recently upgraded from JIRA 6.2 to JIRA Software, and a few days after, I noticed that JIRA is using the internal HSQL database.Originally, our database was SQL Server.
Now, per the link, https://confluence.atlassian.com/jira/switching-databases-185729500.html#SwitchingDatabases-differenttype, it should be straightforward to reconfigure JIRA to use SQL Server, instead of HSQL. (Scenario 3)
My question is, if I follow the steps to switch the database, upon restoring the backup, will the data from HSQL (over a few days of JIRA Software use), be appended to the original SQL Server database?
Thanks for the response. Just to reiterate, here is the sequence of events followed: 1. JIRA 6 used SQL Server 2. I performed the upgrade to JIRA Software and restored the backup about 10 days ago. 3. After the upgrade, JIRA Software appears to be using HSQL 4. I need to switch back to SQL Server, ensuring that all the data generated over 10 days gets appended to the original SQL Server instance.
The steps described in https://confluence.atlassian.com/jira/switching-databases-185729500.html#SwitchingDatabases-differenttype are exactly the correct ones to take to move between two different database systems.
You will of course be testing this in a development environment before you do it on your live environment?
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