Upgrade guide

This documentation applies to minor upgrades. To migrate from iceScrum R6 to iceScrum v7, follow this guide

Upgrade to a newer version


With icescrum.jar

  1. Stop your server (you can check that the process is really stopped)
  2. Backup your database
  3. Replace icescrum.jar by the new one
  4. Start your server

If you come across any issue, have a look at the troubleshooting documentation.

With your own Tomcat server

  1. Stop your server (you can check that the process is really stopped)
  2. Backup your database
  3. Replace the icescrum.war file (or your custom named war file) under $CATALINA_HOME/webapps by the new one
  4. Delete the icescrum folder (or your custom named folder) under $CATALINA_HOME/webapps directory
  5. Delete Catalina folder under $CATALINA_HOME/work directory
  6. Start your server

If you come across any issue, have a look at the troubleshooting documentation.