I didn't know if this was intended or not, but I guess it was a bug.
[Solved] Schema out of date
I just did a git pull to pull latest, and something went wrong. I ran the command but it repeats the same thing. I cannot get nodeBB to start.
info: [user.startJobs] Registering User Jobs
warn: Your NodeBB schema is out-of-date. Please run the following command to bring your dataset up to spec:
warn: node app --upgrade
nodebb upgrade has fixed my problem.