Please follow the steps below in order to upgrade Mahara:
- Go to http://YOUR-SERVER-DOMAIN/admin/. In the section "Close site", click "Close" to set the "Maintenance mode".
- Log in your server console an download the latest version running the command:
tar xfz mahara-17.04.0.tar.gz
- Backup you current Mahara Installation.
sudo mv /opt/bitnami/apps/mahara/htdocs/ /opt/bitnami/apps/mahara/htdocs-backup/
- Substitue your old installation with the new version and recover the configuration file.
sudo mv ~/mahara-17.04.0/htdocs/ /opt/bitnami/apps/mahara/htdocs/
sudo cp /opt/bitnami/apps/mahara/htdocs-backup/config.php opt/bitnami/apps/mahara/htdocs/
sudo chown -R bitnami:daemon /opt/bitnami/apps/mahara/htdocs/
NOTE: Change the placeholder URLSECRET with the value you obtained in the previous step.
Click on "upgrade".
Go to http://YOUR-SERVER-DOMAIN/admin/. In the section "Close site", click "Open" to unset the "Maintenance mode".
That's all! You updated your application!!!
I hope this information is useful for you. If you have any other questions, please do not hesitate to let us know.