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More Upgrade/Patch documentation

Currently patching documentation provides just enough information on how to perform the tasks, but nothing on what the tasks do.

Very clear example is the recent MRG patch. The recent changes include a relationship change, decommisioning of objects, field changes, new OOTB workflows, and field-group changes.

Which of these happen on an upgrade? Does the workflow require the new Usage/Model relationship change? If so, is that a manual step after? What fields are being modifed and how?

There is no available documentation to answer any of these questions and support has also confirmed that they do not have the information to share. This information should be included in the documentation for upgrades by default.

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  • Sep 23 2020
  • Planned for future release
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    JOHN Lundgren commented
    27 Sep, 2020 03:13pm

    Thank you again for submitting this Idea!

    This request is a candidate for a future generally available (GA) release. IBM's statements regarding its plans, directions, and intent are subject to change or withdrawal without notice at IBM's sole discretion. IBM will update this request to reflect any changes.

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