MongoDB 5.0.0-rc2 is released

MongoDB 5.0.0-rc2 is out and is ready for testing.

This release candidate requires extra steps when upgrading a sharded installation from 5.0.0-rc0 or 5.0.0-rc1.

Note: Only installations which have all these conditions need these extra steps:

To upgrade from 5.0.0-rc0/5.0.0-rc1 to 5.0.0-rc2 the following procedure must be followed:

  • Downgrade fCV to "4.4"
  • Upgrade binaries to 5.0.0-rc2 and set fCV to "5.0"

To downgrade from 5.0.0-rc2 to 5.0.0-rc0 or 5.0.0-rc1:

  • Downgrade fCV to "4.4"
  • Change binaries to 5.0.0-rc0 or 5.0.0-rc1 and set fCV to "5.0"

As always, please let us know of any issues.

-- The MongoDB Team

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