Finding the update tool
How can I identify the update model I am currently using to update product packs
If you remember the tool you have used to update the product for the last time it is easy to identify which model you used.
a. If you ran
wum update <product-name-version>, or a variant of
wum updatecommand in your last update process, you have used WUM method to update your respective product pack.
b. If you executed
update_linuxcommand to update, or a variant of
update_linux, you had used the In-place update tool to update the product. The In-place update tool is also an update method categorized under WUM.
c. If you ran
wso2update_linuxor a variant of
wso2update_linux, then you have used the new Update 2.0 update mechanism.
However, if you don’t recollect the exact tool your company used to update. Please refer to the following steps to determine the update tool utilized:
a. Download the product pack from one of your deployments and assess the following:
- If you find
config.jsonand check the “update-level” in that file.
- If the value is -1, you have run the U2 tool with a simple command like “wso2update_linux version”, but you haven’t updated the product using the U2 tool.
- If the value is greater than 0, you are already using the recommended U2 update tool.
b. Please check
<product-pack>/updates/directory, if you find ‘config.yaml’ file you have used the In-place update tool. Which falls under WUM.
c. If you are unable to find either
updates/directory, then you have used the WUM method to update your product pack.
- If you find