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Upgrade from Craft 2.x to Craft 3.3.x leaves redundant tables (entry versioning) #4909
The following tables appear to be redundant in Craft 3.3.x, due (I presume) to the new drafts & revisions system.
Following the update the
Steps to reproduce
I solved this issue in my case by disabling versioning for each section in the control panel of the Craft 2 install and manually truncating the entryversions table, prior to upgrading to Craft 3.3. Resulting in a far smaller database (1/6th of the size compared to not doing so).
Perhaps a note could be added to the upgrade documentation?
The 3.3 update leaves the old
Once you’re satisfied with the results of the Updating entry drafts and revisions job, you’re free to completely delete those tables (but NOT the new
As far as reducing database size, see #4851.