Configure the connector appliance to point to the local Web server to perform an offline upgrade. Then upgrade the appliance.

1

Log in to the connector appliance as the root user.

2

Run the following command to configure an upgrade repository that uses a local Web server.

/usr/local/horizon/update/updatelocal.hzn seturl http://YourWebServer/VM/
		  
Note

To undo the configuration and restore the ability to perform an online upgrade, you can run the following command.

/usr/local/horizon/update/updatelocal.hzn setdefault

3

Perform the upgrade.

a

Run the following command.

/usr/local/horizon/update/updatemgr.hzn updateinstaller
b

Run the following command to check the version of the available upgrade.

/usr/local/horizon/update/updatemgr.hzn check
c

Run the following command to update the connector.

/usr/local/horizon/update/updatemgr.hzn update

Messages that occur during the upgrade are saved to the update.log file at /opt/vmware/var/log/update.log.

d

Run the updatemgr.hzn check command again.

/usr/local/horizon/update/updatemgr.hzn check
e

Check the version of the upgraded appliance.

vamicli version --appliance

The command should display the new version.

f

Restart the connector appliance.

For example, from the command line run the following command.

reboot

4

Repeat the preceding steps for each connector appliance in your VMware Identity Manager deployment.

The connector upgrade is complete.