Admin users can upgrade Log Insight 1.5 TP2 and later by using the administration user interface.

Note

All active users of the Log Insight instance are logged out during the upgrade process.

Create a snapshot or backup copy of the Log Insight virtual appliance.

Obtain a copy of the Log Insight upgrade bundle .rpm file.

Verify that you are logged in to the Log Insight Web user interface as an Admin user. The URL format is https://log-insight-host, where log-insight-host is the IP address or host name of the Log Insight virtual appliance.

If you use Internet Explorer 9, verify that you have Adobe Flash Player installed on your system.

1

Click the configuration drop-down menu icon and select Administration.

2

Under Management, click Appliance.

3

Click Upload RPM, and browse for the .rpm file.

4

Click Upgrade.

Log Insight uploads the .rpm file to the virtual appliance and displays a confirmation dialog box.

5

Click Upgrade to confirm.

6

Accept the new EULA to complete the upgrade procedure.