Step 1: Download the new version

  • Go to: https://github.com/wavesplatform/Waves/releases/
  • Click on the latest version (1.0.2 right now)
  • Check the Update Notes!!
    If they told you to rebuild from scratch, don’t continue with this guide!! Follow the guide with resync of the waves node!
  • Scroll a little down till you found the file waves_………_all.deb

Step 2: Backup your waves config

Make a copy of your waves.config file to recover when something went wrong in a upgrade.
cp /usr/share/waves/conf/waves.conf ~/

Step 3: Install the update

  • Stop Waves node
    service waves stop
  • Install the update (fill in your version of the update)
    dpkg -i waves_………_all.deb
    The update is installed after this step!
  • Start Waves Node
    service waves start
  • Check if the node is running normaly
    journalctl -u waves.service -f

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