Upgrading is the process of changing a system to a different, higher/newer version. It is similar to patching or updating (and for some software, may even be as simple as applying patches or updates, but is generally more involved and more comprehensive than the process for installing patches or ...

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Check Local Windows Version History after Upgrade

Is there a way to check if Windows was upgraded from a previous version? I want to make use of the SetupComplete.cmd script, but only if the Installation was an upgrade (from Windows 7/8/8.1) and not ...
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Upgrade Php 5.4 to 5.6? Upgrade debian 7 to 8?

My Operating System is Debian 7.9. My dedicated server hosts only a website in PHP (5.4 apparently), and some databases (MySQL). There are also programs like iptables, fail2ban, etc. set up. I made ...
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How to upgrade from php 5.2.14 to php 5.3.3 on SLES11

I am in the process of installing dokuwiki on my SLES11 server, but for some reason, dokuwiki only wants php 5.3.3 and up. I realized that after installing php through the system, and it installed ...
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PERC 5/i firmware on DELL PowerEdge 2950 cannot be updated

My DELL PowerEdge 2950 (Windows Server 2008 R2) OpenManage shows this warning. Firmware version is out of date. Firmware Version 5.0.2-0003 Minimum Required Firmware Version 5.2.2-0072 I ...
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Upgrading ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 in which way affects old website hosted by Apache?

After the system upgrade, I found out that the websites hosted on my machine were down. So, first of all, my apache2.conf file was restored to default (and I had to modify it again). Secondly, ...
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Why does my application have redirection issues when the appPool runs under a v2.0 .NET Framework?

I have a web application which has been having a strange issue ever since I moved it to a new server. Users will be able to use the application for some time, but after a few page requests, they will ...
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Upgrading mongoDB shard to 3.2

mongoDB's Upgrade Recommendations for upgrading a sharded cluster from 3.0 to 3.2 only describe to scenario of upgrading the shard members one at a time, which I can understand is what most people ...
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Remove reboot request for DISM

I want to automate the upgrade of my 2012 R2 servers from standard to datacenter. However, there is a prompt at the end of the upgrade waiting for a user response. I have thousands of servers to do ...
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How should I go about upgrading mysql server from 5.0.67 to latest?

The current version of mysql I have on my server is 5.0.67. I would like to upgrade to the latest version. Based on what I have read here: https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.5/en/upgrading.html, this ...
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Upgrading CPUs for my HP G5 DL380 - will the cooling suffice?

Just a month ago or so, I bought my first rack server for some personal number crunching. It's been great fun playing around with and I'm thinking about upgrading the CPUs to get more bang for the ...
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Upgrading Windows Server 2012 from evaluation to standard edition

So I have a server running Windows Server 2012 that I want to upgrade from the evaluation version, to full. Going through the process of using Powershell to find the current and target editions, and ...
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After upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS, MOTD always says 0 new packages can be updated

I'm not a server expert and so I'm experiencing some upgrade issues with Ubuntu. A little history: my Digital Ocean droplet was running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, then a few months ago I upgraded to a newer ...
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CentOS 7.1 - Reverting to Old Functionality of top and service

I recently installed a fresh CentOS 7.1 server. I'm noticing a few differences from CentOS 6.7, and I'm hoping there is a way to revert to an old view of certain things. For example: Question 1: ...
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MediaWiki not displaying style — “Internal error”

I just upgraded a MediaWiki installation from version 1.25.x to 1.26.1, but now the styling information is not displaying. Hence, the page displays all text-like without the links column at the left. ...
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Upgrade Windows 2008 r2 OEM to Windows 2012r2 Action Pack

We have the following scenario. old production server with software + configuration which we wish to retire to a testing box but keeping all the current settings etc / app installs. Windows Action ...
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Ubuntu upgrade stopped at d/p/fix_rewrite_rule.patch

While running apt-get dist-upgrade the server stopped at this lines: apache2 (2.4.7-1ubuntu4.6) trusty; urgency=medium * d/p/fix_rewrite_rule.patch: Add a configurable option to keep mod_dir from : ...
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Update PHP7 MYSQL PHP Extension

I need to Upgrade my Server PHP version to 7. Is there a way to update in OpenSuse 13.2 to version PHP7 via the console? Can I install a php Extension which allows me to use the following again? ...
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Upgrade from WS 2008 R2 to WS 2012 R2 Remotely

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine running on the branch office. Is it possible to do an upgrade of Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2012 R2 by Remote Desktop or Teamviewer ? I did ...
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apt-get upgrade with exceptions

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and have let it get quite out of date with packages that need updating. There are a couple of packages I don't want to upgrade like tomcat, php etc.. but I am not sure how I ...
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How to upgrade gzip from 1.3.12 to 1.6 on CentOS 6

I want to use gzip -k from now on, but it is only available with newer gzip versions. How can I upgrade it on CentOS 6?
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vcenter server for windows 5.5 upgrade to 6.0 fails with error 1603

I am trying to upgrade our vcenter server wich is currently running 5.5u2e to version 6.0 But the upgrade throws the following error message during installation: VMware Message Bus Configuration ...
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Automatically build kernel modules after unattended upgrades in ubuntu

For automatic upgrades I has installed unattended-upgrades package and configured it. After each unattend kernel upgrade I must run following commands to recompile iscsi kernel modules: apt-get ...
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Unmet dependancies on Debian7

I did the dist-upgrade on debian from 7.8 wheezy to 8.1 jessie. then I had some trubles with old compilet PHP and had to revert back. Since the downgrade, I have this on trying to do a dist-upgrade ...
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Redis memory usage impact on performance

While performing health checks of a Redis 2.8.19 setup running on an 30GB Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS, I noticed that Linux memory usage was split as follows: Used memory : 10GB Cached Memory : 10GB ...
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Artifactory: Table 'artdb.node_props' doesn't exist

Trying to upgrade Artifactory 2.6.7 to 3.0.x and getting these errors/exceptions: 2015-08-14 15:37:53,979 [art-init] [ERROR] (o.a.s.ArtifactoryApplicationContext:196) - Failed to run configuration ...
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Console-Setup does not configure

I want to upgrade debian wheezy to jessie. But the program console-setup has problems with its configuration script. I cancelled the upgrade process and started the configuration manual: dpkg ...
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Is there a way to determine what impact an upgrade will make other than benchmarking it myself? [closed]

Several posts on capacity planning tells me that the only way for me to determine what hardware I need is to test it myself and benchmark it. Benchmark your code on hardware similar to what you'll ...
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Yum on CentOS 6 upgrading hundreds of packages? [duplicate]

I do yum updates very frequently, almost daily. I was doing a normal yum update just now and I am being asked to update a large number of packages: Install 12 Package(s) Upgrade 315 ...
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Microsoft Action Pack Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 upgrade questions

Is it possible to upgrade a Windows 8.1 pc to Windows 10 when the Windows 8.1 comes from a Microsoft Action Pack subscription ? We don't see the little Windows-upgrade-icon in the system tray and ...
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What packages can I update in OpenVZ contained guest?

Recently I bought low cost (1$/m, 256 MiB) VPS based on OpenVZ virtualization. There are pre-built guest Debian 7.0. I like stay with more recent Debian stable release - 8.0. Is it safe to: sed -i ...
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RHEL 6.6 pip after python upgrade “ImportError: /usr/local/lib/python2.7/lib-dynload/array.so: undefined symbol: PyUnicodeUCS2_FromUnicode”

I originally have python 2.6 and installed 2.7 and want to use pip to install some libraries like futures (with an s :)). Unfortunately, it seems like pip's libraries has been messed up. When type pip ...
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Upgade SQL Express 2012 -> 2014 gives: Script level upgrade for database 'master' failed because upgrade step

Trying to upgrade my SQL Express 2012 to SQL Express 2014 with the upgrade wizard, but get the error: Script level upgrade for database 'master' failed because upgrade step ...
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Upgrading ssh6.9p1 on new AWS T2 Ubuntu instance locks me out [duplicate]

I'm trying to upgrade ssh on a default Amazon Ubuntu t2 micro instance, which uses ssh 6.6.1p1. In order to pass PCI compliance, ssh needs to report v6.7 or higher, otherwise Trustwave security scans ...
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Debian virtual instance gives “No space left on device” during upgrade from wheezy to jessie [closed]

I'm half way done and the upgrade process has terminated in the mid. Its about my virtual debian wheezy instance setup under virtualbox that I was upgrading. Output of df -h is as follows : ...
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MySQL server has gone away error after upgrading Mysql version to 5.6

I have upgraded mysql version from 5.1 to 5.6. Step[s I have followed : I have uninstalled older version and installed new version. Reset mysql root password Restored DB dump of particular DB ...
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Warning while upgrading MySql 5.5 to 5.6

I'm trying to upgrade MySql from 5.5 to 5.6 in my Ubuntu machine. While running command sudo apt-get install mysql-server-5.6 we encountered with warning like : 2015-07-01 18:47:58 0 [Warning] ...
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ntdll.dll access violation error

we did an in-place upgrade of a windows 2003 server to windows 2008 server. After the upgrade, couple of windows services stopped working. The error i am getting in the event viewer looks like this: ...
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Cisco SF500-24P Image Upgrade to 14088 fails

I try to upgrade the system to 1.4.0.88 and it fails with error Status: Copy failed Error Message: Copy: SW code file is over sized I am using HTTP for the upgrade. Any suggestions?
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Upgrading CPU AMD Socket F [closed]

I was wondering if it were possible to upgrade an Opteron 2356, to an Opteron 8439SE? Both can use Socket F(r2/Fr5/Fr6), but I'm a little nervous about the quad core to hex core move.... Thank you ...
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Automatically download, but do not install, upgrades

Running debian stable, I know I can use unattended-upgrades to automatically download and install upgrades. However, running debian unstable, I would be extremely reluctant to automatically install ...
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How do I download a new Ubuntu release without installing it?

I want to upgrade - in this case, from Ubuntu Trusty to Vivid (going through Utopic if necessary) but I'd really rather do the upgrade in two parts, doing a dry run to get all the packages locally ...
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Debian 8 Jessie with older Kernel - Do I have to expect problems?

I have a virtual server that I tried to upgrade from Debian 7 to Debian 8. Unfortunately, I cannot use the new kernel: it still uses version 3.2.41-042stab108.2. Everything else seems to have been ...
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Use reporting service configuration to configure the database source name

So im upgrading to R2. When i get to the Reporting Services Authentication step i get the error: There are validation errors on this page. Click ok to close this dialog box. Review errors at the ...
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SVN over HTTPS broken after upgrade Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04

I recently upgraded my Ubuntu installation from 12.04LTS to 14.04LTS. The server in questions hosts all of my databases running on MySQL as well as my SVN Repositories that are hosted over Apache ...
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Windows Server 2012 unattended upgrade

I am new to using windows server software and at the moment we are using windows server 2008 R2 datacenter. We want to upgrade to server 2012. How can we perform a unattended upgrade on the windows ...
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EOL Windows Server 2003. Should I migrate to Windows Server 2012? [closed]

In my environment I have 11 virtual W2k3 servers and I have to decide to migrate them to 2012 or not. None of them are AD server. Two of them are running SQL Server 2005, there are also some apps ...
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Nginx upgrade to 1.8 - Now getting 502 bad gateway

Today I upgraded my localhost server from nginx 1.6.3 to 1.8.0 and now all my local websites are getting a 502 bad gateway. A standard nginx config file is as follows server { charset utf-8; ...
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Nginx 1.6.3 to 1.8 upgrade

I'm on Linux Mint LMDE. I just receive a upgrade of nginx from 1.6.3 to 1.8.0 with aptitude and now, I got blank page on all my websites Here my configuration : server { listen 80; ...
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Trying to upgrade MariaDB server

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04trusty with MariaDB server 5.5.41 and would like to upgrade to version 10. I shutdown and uninstalled 5.5.41 per instructions, ran the updates, and apt-get and got the ...
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Server memory upgrade of IBM servers - can I use non IBM memory?

We just receive some old servers IBM servers (DDR2 and DDR3). We want to use them to upgrade our Test Area. I see that there are second hand memory with very good prices. Can we upgrade with other ECC ...