This section provides an
overview of the steps required to upgrade a USoft application to
To upgrade a USoft
||Make a backup of your repository, using RDBMS vendor utilities.
Refer to your RDBMS documentation for more details of how to back
up your system.
||Check the topics in "Notes on Upgrading to USoft 8" for
information that you should be aware of before upgrading the
||Create Violation Reports for this repository using USoft
||Correct all violations reported in Step 3.
||Install the USoft 8 products for which you have a license.
As of USoft Developer version
6.1, prior to upgrading, you must reinstall the License Server.
Refer to your Setup Help for
details of how to install a Server based License (and for
troubleshooting any license problems) and for details of how to
install USoft Developer products.
||Start the automated upgrade procedure and run the Upgrade and
Clean Up Wizards. Note that the automated upgrade procedure may
take some time to complete.
||Create a Violation Report for the upgraded repository using
USoft BenchMark 8.
||Correct all violations reported in Step 7.