Install a Windows B2Bi service pack or patch

Run the B2Bi Update application to install patches and service packs.

Windows console mode

  1. Stop all B2Bi component servers. Do not stop the database.
  2. See Stop servers individually.
  3. Start a command windows as administrator. Navigate to the <install directory>\.update. Start the updater application in console mode using following argument:
    [B2BiUpdater.bat -c]
  4. You are prompted to select one of the following options:
  5. Manage updates

    Select option:

    Add update [a, Enter], Remove update [r], List installed updates [l], Exit [e]

     

  6. To install a patch or service pack, select option [a] or press Enter.
  7. You are prompted to choose an update option. You can indicate the name and path to update file on your machine or indicate the directory in which the update file is located.
  8. Select option:

    Previous screen [p], Add file [a, Enter], Add directory [d], Exit [e]

     

  9. Enter the preferred option and press Enter.
  10. Type the location information for the patch or service pack you want to apply, and press Enter.
  11. The selected update should display in the tree and prefixed with[Added]. To remove the update from the tree select [r]. Then select the number of update to be removed. Press Enter.
  12. Confirm that all product services are stopped, enter y, and press Enter.
  13. The patch or service pack is installed and the details of the upgrade are displayed.

Windows graphic mode

  1. Stop all B2Bi product servers. Do not stop the database.
  2. See Stop servers individually.
  3. From the Windows Start menu, go to Axway Software > Axway B2Bi > Update B2Bi Server or run the script [./UpdateB2BiServer.sh] on Unix.
  4. Right-click Update and select Run as administrator on Windows.
  5. On the Manage updates page, select [Add update] and click [Next].
  6. Click [Add file] or Add directory.
  7. Use the browse tool to select a service pack or patch on your computer.
  8. Click Next ( bottom of the page).
  9. The interface displays the Update information page.
  10. Confirm the item that is selected for updating, and click Next.
  11. The installer installs the update and displays a summary page.
  12. Click Finish.

Windows unattended mode

  1. Stop all B2Bi component servers. Do not stop the database.
    See Stop servers individually.
  2. Start a command windows as administrator. Navigate to the <install directory>\.update. Use the following arguments to start the update application:
    [B2BiUpdater.bat -c -i <Full path to update file>]
  3. The installation of the update completes without further actions.

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