VMware Tanzu™ Greenplum® gpupgrade Release Notes

Version 1.0.0

Release Date: December 15, 2020

This is the first release of the gpupgrade utility for VMware Tanzu Greenplum Database. The gpupgrade utility upgrades a Greenplum Database system from a major 5.x Greenplum Database version to a Greenplum Database major 6.x version.

gpupgrade does not support upgrading Greenplum Database 4.3.x systems.

Supported Platforms

gpupgrade supports the following Greenplum Database 5.x and 6.x major versions:

Greenplum Database 5.x Greenplum Database 6.x
minimum version 5.28 minimum version 6.9

For a complete list of the pre-upgrade prerequisites and source cluster preparation steps, see gpupgrade Pre-upgrade Phase.

Download the required versions of Tanzu Greenplum from VMware Tanzu Network.

gpupgrade does not support upgrading Greenplum Database 4.3.x systems.