Upgrading a native version of HCL Link Design Server

To upgrade a native version of HCL Link Design Server, follow the steps provided here.

  1. Stop Design Server. Specifically, stop Design Server, Runtime REST API, and any component, for example Kafka-Link.
  2. Backup configuration and property files: tx-rest.properties, hip-server.env, app/connector properties.
  3. Uninstall Link.
  4. Move to new installation directory, and extract the package.
  5. Overwrite configuration / property files with backup versions.
  6. Install Link.
  7. Start Link.
  8. Remove the old Link folder.