Upgrade Agent
Updating Agent in Linux/ FreeBSD/ Mac OS

Make a backup copy of your config file (configured variables) so that you can refer to it after updating the agent.

  1. First remove the installed Agent by following the Instructions for Removing Agent in the Document Section.
  2. Next follow the Agent Installation Instructions and install the new agent version.
  3. Make Config file changes from your backup copy if required & then restart the Agent.
Updating Agent in VMWare

Make sure you keep backup of your config file before you update to the new version of the Agent which will be helpful to reconfigure the new version of the agent. Here are the steps to follow to update the agent :

  1. Remove the installed VIB package by following the Instructions for Removing the Agent in VMWare.
  2. Run command :

    sbin/auto-backup.sh
  3. Restart host before installing new VIB package :

    reboot -f
  4. Install the new VIB package by following the Agent Installation Instructions for VMWare system.
  5. Make Config file changes if required & then restart the Agent.
Updating Agent in XenServer

Make sure you keep backup of your config file before you update to the new version of the Agent which will be helpful to reconfigure the new version of the agent. Here are the steps to follow to update the agent :

  1. Remove the installed Agent by following the Instructions for Removing Agent in XenServer, in the Document Section.
  2. Next follow the Agent Installation Instructions for XenServer and install the new agent version.
  3. Make Config file changes if required & then restart the Agent.