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Upgrading Arundo Edge

Here's how to upgrade Arundo Edge to the latest version.

Prerequisites

Arundo Edge

1. Request a License Key

If you are upgrading from Arundo Edge 1.6.0 or earlier, the first step is to an Arundo Edge license key.

Tip

If you are upgrading from a later version, you can skip this and move straight to Step 2.

  1. Open a License Key request.
  2. In Request Details, enter your name, company, contact details, and number of edge devices you need to license.
  3. In Production Environment, select your Arundo Fabric environment or select "N/A" if you don't use Arundo Fabric.
  4. Click Send.

    • An Arundo representative will contact you shortly to provide you with a license key.
  5. Store the license key in a safe place for use later.

2. Download the Installer

The second step is to download the installer for your operating system.

Windows
  1. Open the Arundo Edge Download Center.
  2. Download the Arundo Edge installer for Windows.
macOS
  1. Open the Arundo Edge Download Center.
  2. Download the Arundo Edge installer for macOS.
Linux

Linux Desktop

  1. Open the Arundo Edge Download Center.
  2. Download the Arundo Edge installer for Linux.

Linux Server

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Run the following command:

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    curl https://arundoedge.blob.core.windows.net/arundo-edge-installer/v2/linux/arundo-edge-cli-linux-x64 --output /tmp/arundo-edge-cli-linux-x64    
    

3. Run the Installer

The third step is to run the installer. Follow the instructions for the operating system on the edge device.

Windows
  1. Double-click the installer and grant any necessary permissions to run it.

    • The installer opens and performs a system check.
    • Wait for the system check to finish and act if necessary.
  2. Complete the following if you have Arundo Edge 1.6.0 or earlier installed:

    1. Click UNINSTALL.
    2. Follow the on-screen instructions to uninstall the old version.
    3. Restart your device.
    4. Reopen the installer.
macOS
  1. Press Ctrl and click the installer.
  2. Select Open.

    • The installer opens and performs a system check.
    • Wait for the system check to finish and act if necessary.
  3. Complete the following if you have Arundo Edge 1.6.0 or earlier installed:

    1. Click UNINSTALL.
    2. Follow the on-screen instructions to uninstall the old version.
    3. Restart your device.
    4. Reopen the installer.
Linux

Linux Desktop

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Browse to the folder where you downloaded the installer.
  3. Run the ./arundo-edge-installer-linux-x64.run command:

    • The installer opens and performs a system check.
    • Wait for the system check to finish and act if necessary.
  4. Complete the following if you have Arundo Edge 1.6.0 or earlier installed:

    1. Click UNINSTALL.
    2. Follow the on-screen instructions to uninstall the old version.
    3. Restart your device.
    4. Reopen the installer.

Linux Server

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Browse to the folder where you downloaded the installer.
  3. Run the following command:

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    $ sudo ./arundo-edge-cli-linux-x64 install --skipUI --user [username] --password [password]
    
    • Replace [username] with a username for the master user.
    • Replace [password] with a password for the master user.

    This installs the Arundo Edge Server component with the default settings.

    Note

    To register and add a Cloud interface, you need to access the Arundo Edge Client on another device, connect to the device where you installed the Arundo Edge Server component, and then complete the necessary configuration.

4. Install Arundo Edge

Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the upgrade.

Arundo Edge Client

Complete the following to upgrade the Arundo Edge Client.

Windows
  1. Open the Arundo Edge Download Center.
  2. Download the Arundo Edge Client for Windows.
  3. Replace the existing Arundo Edge Client file on the local device with the file you downloaded.
  4. Open the file.

macOS
  1. Open the Arundo Edge Download Center.
  2. Download the Arundo Edge Client for macOS.
  3. Press Ctrl and click the installer.
  4. Select Open.

    The Arundo Edge Client application now displays.

  5. Copy the application file to the Applications folder and replace the existing application.

  6. Open the file.

Linux

Linux Desktop

  1. Open the Arundo Edge Download Center.
  2. Download the Arundo Edge Client for Linux.
  3. Replace the existing Arundo Edge Client file on the local device with the file you downloaded.
  4. Open the file.

Linux Server

Danger

You cannot install the Arundo Edge Client in a Linux Server environment.

Arundo Edge CLI

Complete the following to upgrade the Arundo Edge CLI.

Windows
  1. Open the Arundo Edge Download Center.
  2. Download the Arundo Edge CLI for Windows.
  3. Replace the existing Arundo Edge CLI file on the local device with the file you downloaded.
  4. Open Command Prompt as an administrator.
  5. Browse to the directory where you saved the file.
  6. Run the arundo-edge-cli-win-x64 --help command.

macOS
  1. Open the Arundo Edge Download Center.
  2. Download the Arundo Edge CLI for macOS.
  3. Save the file in the Applications folder and replace the existing application.
  4. Open Terminal.
  5. Browse to the Applications folder.
  6. Run the chmod +x arundo-edge-client-mac-x64 command.
  7. Run the sudo ./arundo-edge-cli-mac-x64 --help command.

Linux

Linux Desktop

  1. Open the Arundo Edge Download Center.
  2. Download the Arundo Edge CLI for macOS.
  3. Replace the existing Arundo Edge CLI file on the local device with the file you downloaded.
  4. Open Terminal.
  5. Browse to the directory where you saved the file.
  6. Run the chmod +x arundo-edge-client-linux-x64 command.
  7. Run the ./arundo-edge-cli-linux-x64 --help command.

Linux Server

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Run the following command to download the Arundo Edge CLI:

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    curl https://arundoedge.blob.core.windows.net/arundo-edge-installer/v2/linux/arundo-edge-cli-linux-x64 --output /tmp/arundo-edge-cli-linux-x64
    
  3. Browse to the directory where you downloaded the Arundo Edge CLI file.

  4. Run the following command:

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    $ sudo ./arundo-edge-cli-linux-x64 install --skipUI --user [username] --password [password]
    
    • Replace [username] with a username for the master user.
    • Replace [password] with a password for the master user.
  5. Run the ./arundo-edge-cli-linux-x64 --help command.

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