This topic presents procedures to upgrade an App Visibility agent for Java from version 10.0, or later, to the current version. You can upgrade each agent using the interactive mode, as presented in this topic, or you can upgrade the agent using theprocedure.
After you upgrade an agent, it runs using the same log files and configuration, and the same agent policy and recording configuration apply.
Download the following agent upgrade files from the Electronic Product Distribution site to a temporary directory on the agent computer:
You must have execute privileges on the upgrade scripts and write access to the upgrade location.
adops-agent-upgrade.bat(for Windows) or
adops-agent-upgrade.sh(for Linux) command.
At the prompt, enter the full path to the existing App Visibility agent installation directory, which must include the ADOPsInstall directory. You can also use a relative path.
If the path includes a space, enclose the path in quotation marks.
To start the upgrade, enter
When the message
App Visibility Agent for Java upgraded successfully is displayed, the upgrade is successful and you can close the command shell. Otherwise, see Verifying the App Visibility agent for Java upgrade.
Start the JVM process.
Upgrading the App Visibility agent does not change the agent policy files. Agent policy files are upgraded with the App Visibility server, and they contain the new features for the agents. The agent for Java continues to use the same agent policy file as before the upgrade.
If you have a single App Visibility agent installation directory that is used by multiple JVM processes, give the App Visibility agents unique names.
After you update the agent, perform the following procedures: