Bug 29728 - upgrade from 21.05 to 21.11 DBI Exception
Summary: upgrade from 21.05 to 21.11 DBI Exception
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 28267
Alias: None
Product: Koha
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Installation and upgrade (web-based installer) (show other bugs)
Version: 21.05
Hardware: All Linux
: P5 - low blocker (vote)
Assignee: Bugs List
QA Contact: Testopia
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Reported: 2021-12-17 19:15 UTC by Juan Pablo
Modified: 2021-12-20 20:33 UTC (History)
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Description Juan Pablo 2021-12-17 19:15:07 UTC
Upgrading from 21.05 to 21.11 the installer said:

Upgrade to [15:41:52]: Bug 11879 - Add a new field to patron record: main contact method
ERROR: {UNKNOWN}: DBI Exception: DBD::mysql::db do failed: Row size too large. The maximum row size for the used table type, not counting BLOBs, is 8126. This includes storage overhead, check the manual. You have to change some columns to TEXT or BLOBs at /usr/share/koha/lib/C4/Installer.pm line 738
Comment 1 Fridolin Somers 2021-12-18 07:16:58 UTC
Looks like same problem as Bug 28267

What is your OS and mariadb/mysql version please ?
Comment 2 Hayley Pelham 2021-12-20 20:33:42 UTC
Duplicate of bug 28267

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 28267 ***