Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Update 1 Upgrade Guide for Microsoft Windows

Upgrading Release 5 Monitoring Console

This section discusses considerations that impact the upgrade procedure for Monitoring Console, followed by a description of the procedure itself.

Upgrade Considerations

The upgrade of Monitoring Console software to Java ES 5 Update 1 takes into account the following considerations:

Table 13–3 Patches to Upgrade Monitoring Console on Windows


Patch ID [Patch revision numbers are the minimum required for upgrade to Release 5U1. If newer revisions become available, use the newer ones instead of those shown in the table.]

Monitoring Console core 


Monitoring Console localization 

The localized patch files are delivered within the core patch. 

Upgrade Procedure

The procedure documented below applies to Monitoring Console instances residing locally on the computer where the upgrade is taking place.

ProcedureTo Upgrade Monitoring Console to Java ES 5 Update 1

  1. Log in as Administrator.

  2. Shut down the Release 5 Monitoring Console instances by stopping SJWC.

    You can stop Monitoring Console by stopping SJWC.

    For example, you can stop the default SJWC instance from the command line.

    C:\Program Files\Sun\JavaES5\share\webconsole\bin\smcwebserver.bat stop

  3. Make sure you have upgraded any Java ES components upon which Monitoring Console has hard upgrade dependencies (see Upgrade Monitoring Console Dependencies.

  4. Obtain the required Monitoring Console Release 5U1 upgrade patches, based on Table 13–3.

    To obtain the patch, see Accessing Java ES Patches. Patches can be downloaded to \workingDirectory.

  5. Install the patch.

    Installation is generally performed by running patch-id.exe, however, be sure to consult the README.patch-id file in the patch directory for installation instructions.

    Note –

    If you are prompted to restart the system, select No. Wait till the patch installation process is completed and then restart and re-login as the same user to complete the patch installation.

  6. Verify the patch log file.

    The log file is found at: %TEMP%\SUNJAVAES_<patch-id>.log

  7. Verify the patch installation with the utility ListJavaESPatches.exe.

    Run ListJavaESPatches.exe and check that the output includes the patch id of the patch that you have installed in Step 5. For more information, see Identifying Installed Java ES Patches.

  8. Start SJWC.

    For example, start the default SJWC instance.

    C:\Program Files\Sun\JavaES\share\webconsole\bin\smcwebserver.bat start

  9. Undeploy the Release 5 Monitoring Console web application.

    C:\Program Files\Sun\JavaES5\share\webconsole\bin\wcadmin.bat undeploy -a jesmc/ -x \jesmc

  10. Deploy the Release 5U1 Monitoring Console web application.

    C:\Program Files\Sun\JavaES5\share\webconsole\bin\wcadmin.bat deploy -a jesmc/ -x \jesmc MonitoringConsole-base

  11. Load the Release 5U1 Monitoring Console by restarting SJWC.

    C:\Program Files\Sun\JavaES5\share\webconsole\bin\smcwebserver.bat restart