Docker Installation - Upgrade Instructions

Upgrade your Entermedia Server


  1. Make sure you have the latest updates on your system
  2. Make sure your backups are running and up to date

Upgrade Steps

  1. For no downtime edit NGINX to use a B server (if we have a primary and backup).
  2. Make sure DB snapshot is updated (less than 24 hours).
  3. Make sure Manager snapshot is within a week old.
  4. Optionally you can look at Tomcat access logs for anyone using the site.
  5. In your Terminal go to Entermedia's installation path, usually at /media/emsites/sitename/xx/. Run update scripts with a sudo user:
    1. For newest em10 release version run:
    2. For em9 versions please refer to EM9 Documentation
  6. Check for any startup issues. Update and initial start after tye update should take a couple of minutes only.
  7. Reindex your Database for all your catalogs
    • Settings | Server | And click on Reindex database
  8. If error on reindex then old field definitions need to be cleared out.
  9. To have the latest updates and fixes of our docker. you can run script