Why do I get the error, "You are using a database revision which is incompatible with this server version", when upgrading StarTeam 2005 build (7.1.070) to StarTeam 2006?
When trying to upgrade from StarTeam 2005 build 7.1.070 to StarTeam 2006 you may encounter the error
"You are using a database revision which is incompatible with this server version"
even though you are following the standard upgrade procedure.
This is caused by the upgrade process not recognizing the StarTeam
2005 build number as being a valid version because the build number
(7.1.070) is higher than the expected build number (7.0.133).
To perform the upgrade successfully, please follow the steps below.
It is advisable to try this solution on a test system first, due to the non-standard nature of the original server version there may be unforeseen issues that may arise. Ensure that you have the correct StarTeam Server installs and patches. You will need,
These steps do not describe in detail the complete steps
required to upgrade - you must also ensure that you follow the
standard procedure, and include the points below at the appropriate
If you experience any further problems, please contact Borland
Support for further assistance with the upgrade.