Backup related activities
This section presents additional backup-related activities. The first activity contains the installation backup recovery procedure. Whereas the other activity contains the details of the backups that may be deleted after updating SoftExpert Suite. See the topics below:
If it is necessary to recover the SoftExpert Suite backup after the update process, stop the Tomcat, PDF Converter, and SoftExpert Suite services and recover the backup, as shown in the procedure below. After that, restart the services that were stopped.
1.Stop the execution of the SoftExpert Suite service:
Recovering the SoftExpert Suite Backup
2.Access the SoftExpert Suite installation directory and delete the web, log, platform, and tools folders:
3.Access the directory that was used to back up the SoftExpert Suite installation directory:
4.Decompress the backup of the version that was installed before the update in the SoftExpert Suite installation directory:
5.Start the SoftExpert Suite services according to the procedure below.
Starting the services
6.Start the execution of the SoftExpert Suite service:
After performing the update successfully, backups may be deleted.
1.Access the directory that was used to store the backups;
2.Delete the old backup file(s), keeping only the latest.