Changes to fidesctl could require a change to the database model. This includes scenarios where you want to persist a new field or replace an existing field. Changes made to the fidesctl database are done through alembic migration scripts. Migrations can be found in the following direcotry:
To create a new migration we use the
alembic revision command:
The autogenerated script should be verified and could require some manual changes. Migrations will run on the fidesctl server startup.