These steps guide how to update The EON ZFS Storage appliance. These steps differ from a version upgrade.
Pre-Requisite(s): EON Install (All commands are run as user "root" unless otherwise specfied)
NOTE: Make a backup if you added any customizations to any of the files listed for update by the "rail" package.
These steps are performed after installing EON version 0.60, 1.0B. Let's begin by updating to the latest version of rail to start the update. The command below assumes you had a prior version of rail installed. Networking has to be configured and working. (/etc/resolv.conf, /etc/nsswitch.conf)
if rail is not installed, then follow this sequence of commands.
If rail is already installed/updated(steps above). The embedded updates can then be installed individually. It can also be installed in one command. Shown in the next step.
update-embed.eon: Updates the following files with the current versions. The date in the filename is the package/release date /usr/local/.store/update-embedded-012013.eon.
To install the update-embed.eon updates:
update-mnt.eon: Updates the following files with the current versions.
To install the update-mnt.eon updates:
update-slinky.eon: Updates the portable, temporary binaries in /mnt/eon0/bin/* with the current versions. To install the update-slinky.eon update(s):
update-binkit.eon updates the binary kit with current versions. (coming soon!). To install the update-binkit.eon update(s):
bashrc: updates the command line environment for the EON Storage Appliance /etc/.bash_profile. To install this update:
Remember to run updimg.sh to preserve your update-embed, bashrc updates. (update-mnt.eon, update-slinky.eon are saved to the USB drive and do not require updimg.sh)
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