Below is an outline of the FreePBX Distro 3.211.63 STABLE Releases based on
- FreePBX 2.11
- Centos 6.3
- Asterisk 1.8.x or 10.x or 11.x
- 3.211.63-1- Click on link for release notes.
- 3.211.63-2- Click on link for release notes.
- 3.211.63-3- Click on link for release notes.
- 3.211.63-4- Click on link for release notes.
- 3.211.63-5- Click on link for release notes.
- 3.211.63-6- Click on link for release notes.
- 3.211.63-7- Click on link for release notes.
- 3.211.63-8- Click on link for release notes.
- 3.211.63-9- Click on link for release notes.
- 3.211.63-10- Click on link for release notes.
- 3.211.63-100- Click on link for full release notes. This will take your 3.211.63 version system to a 4.211.64-1 version and track. 4.211.64 is the other current Stable track and where most upgrades and enhancements are occurring. Run this script.
Below is a list of upgrade scripts you can download and run to update your existing 3.211.63 systems.
All upgrades need to be installed in numeric ascending order. Upgrade scripts are not cumulative. Each upgrade script should be run in ascending order to get to the desired final version.
- No Upgrade script as this is the initial release version of this track.
How to check the current FreePBX Distro version
You can check your current version by going to the sysadmin module or from the Linux CLI do a:
Option 1: Manual upgrade using version upgrade scripts
The upgrade scripts will stop Asterisk and may also require a system reboot to fully apply. Perform the system upgrade using a scheduled maintenance window.
Check the current FreePBX Distro version
Cat the current version file (as above) to confirm the current installed version of FreePBX Distro.
Download and run upgrade script
To install an update script via the Linux CLI, use the following commands, substituting the proper scripts from above. Download the upgrade script matching the current version of FreePBX Distro installed, mark it as executable and run it.
The Distro upgrade script will update both FreePBX components (Asterisk, the FreePBX web GUI) and all base CentOS components. Note any special instructions displayed at the end of the upgrade if any are displayed.
Confirm the new FreePBX Distro version
Cat the updated (now current) version file (as above) to confirm the current installed version of FreePBX Distro is the expected newer version.
Option 2: Upgrade using commercial System Administration Pro module
If you have sysadmin module installed and have also purchased the SysAdmin Pro commercial license for the sysadmin module, you can use either the FreePBX web GUI to perform an update or run the following script from the command line to auto-update your system to the latest version.
- see System Admin Pro
Resolving OS configuration file changes
Some upgrade scripts will result in .rpm package updates that need configuration files to be manually cleaned up afterwards. The general procedure is described in the page Cleaning up files from a RPM update.
Specific update notes
/etc/profile.rpmnew: the new version should replace the current (old) version; "mv --force /etc/profile.rpmnew /etc/profile"
/etc/dahdi/modules.rpmnew: the new version should replace the current (old) version; "mv --force /etc/dahdi/modules.rpmnew /etc/dahdi/modules"
/etc/httpd/conf.d/freepbx.conf.rpmorig: the original version should be restored as it has needed customizations; "mv --force /etc/httpd/conf.d/freepbx.conf.rpmorig /etc/httpd/conf.d/freepbx.conf"