Reviewing an upgrade plan
This is a work in progress that may be useful nonetheless. This is directed at GitLab Support team members. If you get a
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- How has the instance been deployed? (Omnibus, Helm, Docker)
- Additional version-specific upgrade instructions and notes are available for Helm-based deployments.
- Is Geo in use?
- Is GitLab CI in use?
- If yes, are the Runners accounted for? We recommend matching the major and minor versions of GitLab and GitLab Runner. (If you're upgrading GitLab to 15.8.Z, upgrade your Runners to 15.8.X.)
I just finished the upgrade. The commands exited successfully. How can I make sure everything is working properly?
Having users use the instance as they normally would is a great test. Before turning the instance over to the users: