Upgrade Apache Tomcat for PoolParty 8.0. and 8.1. on Windows

To upgrade the Apache Tomcat contained in your PoolParty installation, follow the steps described below.

Note

These instructions assume you are upgrading a PoolParty default installation for Windows with PoolParty installed at C:\Program Files\poolparty, unless otherwise stated.

Prerequisite: You have downloaded the Apache Tomcat upgrade script for Microsoft Windows from our download area.

Warning

There are different upgrade scripts for PoolParty 8.0 and PoolParty 8.1. Make sure you use the right one!

  1. Stop the PoolParty Server in order to upgrade the PoolParty server.

  2. Backup your PoolParty directory.

  3. Run the Apache Tomcat for PoolParty 8.0. and 8.1. on Windows Upgrade Script.

  4. Restart PoolParty.

  5. Check the Apache Tomcat version in the The Tomcat Web Application Manager.

Apache Tomcat for PoolParty 8.0. and 8.1. on Windows Upgrade Script

To run the Apache Tomcat for PoolParty 8.0+ on Windows:

  1. Extract the downloaded zip file to to <poolpartydirectory>/temp (e.g. C:\Program Files\poolparty\tmp).

  2. Open as administrator the Command Prompt (cmd).

  3. Go to <poolpartydirectory>/tmp/bin  (e.g. C:\Program Files\poolparty\tmp\bin).

  4. Run upgrade_tomcat.bat file.