Upgrading a XiVO PBX is done by executing commands through a terminal on the server.
Downgrade is not supported
The upgrade consists of the following steps:
- switch the version via
- upgrade via the
xivo-upgradeutility: it will upgrade the system (Debian packages) and the XiVO PBX packages
The following applies to XiVO PBX >= 2016.03. For older version, see Version-specific upgrade procedures section.
You must stop all services (
xivo-service stop all) on Media Servers linked to your XiVO Main before the upgrade.
Preparing the upgrade¶
There are two cases:
- Upgrade to another LTS XiVO PBX version,
- Upgrade to the latest Bugfix release of your current installed LTS version.
Upgrade to another LTS version¶
To prepare the upgrade you should:
Switch the sources to the new XiVO PBX LTS version with
xivo-dist, for example, to switch to Gaia LTS version:
Read carefully the Release Notes starting from your current version to the version you target (read even more carefully the New features and Behavior changes between LTS)
Check the specific instructions and manual steps from your current LTS to your targetted LTS and all intermediate LTS: see Manual steps for LTS upgrade
And then upgrade, see Upgrading
Upgrade to latest Bugfix release of an LTS version¶
After the release of an LTS version (e.g. Freya) we may backport some bugfixes in this version. We will then create a subversion (e.g. Freya .04) shipping these bugfixes. These bugfix version does not contain any behavior change.
To upgrade to the latest subversion of your current installed version you need to:
About xivo-upgrade script usage see xivo-upgrade script
After having prepared your upgrade (see above), you can upgrade:
When ready, launch the upgrade process. All XiVO PBX services will be stopped during the process:
Check that all services are running:
xivo-service status all
Check that all the docker services are in the correct version. Compare the output of
xivo-dcomp versionwith the table in Release Notes
Check that services are correctly working like SIP registration, ISDN link status, internal/incoming/outgoing calls etc.
Version-specific upgrade procedures¶
If your XiVO PBX is below 2016.03 you have first to Switch to xivo.solutions mirrors.
- Switch to xivo.solutions
- Other Version Specific Procedures