How to upgrade Authentication Services clients.
This article is to explain the different methods of upgrading Authentication Services clients.
There is multiple ways to upgrade QAS on the system which are described in the below resolutions. We recommend shutting down any databases such as DB2 before upgrading QAS and then restarting them after the upgrade.
Use the install.sh script as root (or sudo) of the product download to upgrade. Be sure to add the upgrade command when running the script. Script must be run with root access.
Example of the upgrade command:
To see help on the install.sh script type install.sh -h
Use the operating system package commands. The packages are in the client/directory of the product download.
Solaris - pkgadd -a ../solaris-upgrade-defaults -d vasclnt*.pkg vasclnt
AIX - installp -acXd vasclnt.*.bff all OR you can use SMIT
3 - To upgrade QAS, simply follow the normal installation steps for both the GUI process that will detect when an upgrade is being performed and automatically perform the proper steps to upgrade versions.