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Preparing Contents for a Siebel Upgrade Wizard Upgrade Kit
You must create a Siebel Upgrade Wizard upgrade kit whenever there are changes to the Siebel Upgrade Wizard in a software release from Siebel Systems, Inc. For information about whether a specific release contains such changes, see the release-specific documentation for the release.
Beginning with version 7.7, a Siebel Upgrade Wizard upgrade kit must contain a set of DLL files, along with the Siebel Upgrade Wizard executable file, siebupg.exe. The following procedure describes how to prepare the contents for such a kit.
To prepare the contents for a Siebel Upgrade Wizard upgrade kit
- Create a new directory to hold the Upgrade Wizard executable and related DLLs.
Make a note of the directory name, as you will need to specify it while defining the upgrade kit.
- If you have not already done so, install the client software for the new Siebel software release on a test machine or an administrator's machine, and make a note of where you installed it.
NOTE: In order for the necessary files to be accessible, the client software must be installed. The necessary files are not directly accessible from the DVD.
- Locate the client BIN directory for the new Siebel software release.
The default location is c:\program files\siebel\web client\bin.
- Copy the following files from the release client BIN directory into the new directory you created in Step 1: