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In order to upgrade your Sirportly installation, you must have a valid and activate maintenance subscription. To check on your account, just login to our website and click on 'My Services' in the customer area.

To upgrade your installation, just run the commands below on the server where your Sirportly installation is hosted. This will automatically download the latest version, extract it, install or upgrade any dependencies and upgrade your database schema. During the upgrade, you should ensure that Sirportly is not running. It can be started again once the upgrade completes.

These commands assume that your installation is installed in /opt/sirportly. If not, please change these paths as appropriate.

$ stop sirportly
$ wget -O /opt/sirportly/
$ bash /opt/sirportly/
$ start sirportly

If you haven't upgraded your installation for some time, you may find that system requirements have changed since you last did so. You can find further information about Sirportly's current requirements for running the latest version in this article.

Reindexing your data

The search system in Sirportly stores all searchable data in an index. This index is kept up to date automatically when the system is running however you may have occasion to re-index all the data in your database. Some upgrades will mean that a reindex is necessary however you will be notified in the new version notification e-mail if this is required.

$ /opt/sirportly-distrib/ruby/bin/ruby /opt/sirportly/app/script/reindex.rb