Unable to migrate to 5.3.1 version of grafana

Current Version: * Grafana v5.1.0-pre1 (commit: 880293eea)
Target Version: * Grafana v5.3.1 (commit: 08c7908

I used Docker + Kubernetes .

Error during migration

2018-10-17T03:09:11.729735929Z t=2018-10-17T03:09:11+0000 lvl=info msg=“Path Provisioning” logger=settings path=/etc/grafana/provisioning
2018-10-17T03:09:11.729739979Z t=2018-10-17T03:09:11+0000 lvl=info msg=“App mode production” logger=settings
2018-10-17T03:09:11.730215982Z t=2018-10-17T03:09:11+0000 lvl=info msg=“Initializing SqlStore” logger=server
2018-10-17T03:09:11.730231215Z t=2018-10-17T03:09:11+0000 lvl=info msg=“Connecting to DB” logger=sqlstore dbtype=sqlite3
2018-10-17T03:09:11.730564077Z t=2018-10-17T03:09:11+0000 lvl=info msg=“Starting DB migration” logger=migrator
2018-10-17T03:09:11.782055619Z t=2018-10-17T03:09:11+0000 lvl=info msg=“Executing migration” logger=migrator id=“Add missing user data”
2018-10-17T03:09:11.799953779Z t=2018-10-17T03:09:11+0000 lvl=info msg=“Executing migration” logger=migrator id=“Add check_sum column”
2018-10-17T03:09:11.799969578Z t=2018-10-17T03:09:11+0000 lvl=eror msg=“Executing migration failed” logger=migrator id=“Add check_sum column” error=“attempt to write a readonly database”
2018-10-17T03:09:11.799973762Z t=2018-10-17T03:09:11+0000 lvl=eror msg=“Exec failed” logger=migrator error=“attempt to write a readonly database” sql="alter table dashboard_provisioning ADD COLUMN check_sum TEXT NULL "
2018-10-17T03:09:11.800063689Z t=2018-10-17T03:09:11+0000 lvl=eror msg=“Server shutdown” logger=server reason=“Service init failed: Migration failed err: attempt to write a readonly database”

The container never starts up . I am stuck with v5.1.0-pre1, Seeing similar error during every release after 5.1

Any suggestions are welcome.

Grafana runs database migrations and provisioning on startup which adds new tables or updates to tables. I presume you are using Sqlite so the grafana.db file needs to be readable. How are you handling persistent storage for the data for your Grafana docker image?

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