Upgrading from Grafana 6 to Grafana 7

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Install Latest version of Grafana RPM on top of existing version (6) , in order to Upgrade Grafana.

wget https://dl.grafana.com/oss/release/grafana-7.0.1-1.x86_64.rpm
sudo yum install grafana-7.0.1-1.x86_64.rpm

Ensure to backup everything before proceeding with the Upgrade:

Backup the database. If you’re using SQLite Db then the Default Location would be as below:

[grafanaadmin@itpanther02 ~]$ ll /var/lib/grafana/
total 460
-rw-r--r--. 1 grafana grafana 471040 May 12 19:09 grafana.db

Backup the database. If you’re using MySQL Db then you can take the backup using below command, alternatively you can request your DBA team to do this for you.

Syntax: mysqldump -u <<username>> -h <<server hostname/ip>> -p<<password>> <<database name>> > <<output location>>
Example: mysqldump -u grafana -h localhost -pGrafana@2020 grafanadb > /home/grafanaadmin/grafana.sql

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