Upgrade the License Server
This document provides instructions to upgrade the Semarchy xDI License Server.
This section describes the operations to perform before upgrading the Semarchy xDI License Server.
The release notes contain the latest information about the Semarchy xDI release, such as new features, bug fixes, breaking changes, and removals.
Review the system requirements for the new release. Take special note of supported Java versions, as you may need to install a newer one depending on which License Server version you are upgrading from.
Stop the current installation of the License Server. If it is run as a service, make sure the service does not restart automatically.
The License Server uses the
spring-context.xml file under the
./conf folder to provide specific configurations. You must configure the new file and adapt it to your previous configuration (See Configure the License Server).
If you upgrade from a License Server 1.x release to the License Server 2023.1, you must modify the content of the previous
If you upgrade from version 1.x or 5.x to version 2023.1 and above, you need a new license file.
Contact the Semarchy support or your account representative to obtain a new license file to deploy in your license server.
The License Server 2023.1 can serve licenses for:
Semarchy xDI Designer version 2023.1.x
Semarchy xDI Designer versions 5.3.x
Semarchy xDI Designer versions before 5.3
The license key to configure for Semarchy xDI Designer depends on the Designer version. Make sure to provide Designer users with license keys corresponding to their product version.
Contact the Semarchy support or your account representative to obtain licenses corresponding to your product version.
Perform the following operations to download and install the new version of Semarchy xDI License Server:
Download the new version of Semarchy xDI License Server from the Semarchy website.
Uncompress the downloaded file and move the archive content to the target installation folder, which must be different from the previous version’s installation folder.
spring-context.xmlfile and adapt it to your previous configuration (see Prepare the spring-context.xml File).
Copy the license file to the new installation folder.