This section provides information on upgrading from your current version to a later version of SignServer.
Also see the SignServer Upgrade Notes for important notes on upgrading to the planned version.
Follow the steps below to upgrade SignServer to a new version.
- Make a database backup before upgrading, to ensure you can roll back to the previous version if something goes seriously wrong.
- Unpack the SignServer release package.
- Copy the
conf/*.propertiesfile(s) from your earlier installation.
This step is not required if you are using an
signserver-customdirectory, see Custom Configuration Outside of Installation Directory.
- Review the SignServer Upgrade Notes for information to be aware of when upgrading SignServer.
- Upgrade Java and the application server if required by the new SignServer version. For more information, see Prerequisites.
- Deploy SignServer:
bin/ant deployto build the configuration and deploy it to the selected application server:
Make sure the application server is running and verify that SignServer was deployed correctly.
For example, look at the server log or for WildFly, run:
ls /opt/wildfly/standalone/deployments | grep signserver.ear*CODE