These instructions cover how to update existing Linux installations to EZproxy 6.1.16. These instructions are valid to update from any version of EZproxy to this release. This process will preserve all existing configuration files.
EZproxy 6.1.16 requires users to obtain a WSKey to run the software. Before downloading EZproxy, please request your WSKey. To request and obtain a Key, please see How to Request a WSKey.
If you have already obtained a WSKey for any EZproxy V6.x, you can use this same WSKey to upgrade to the newest version.
mv ezproxy ezproxy.yyyymmdd
mv ezproxy-linux.bin ezproxy
chmod 755 ezproxy
If you receive any errors during this step, please contact OCLC support.
mv ezproxy.msg messages.txt
substituting your complete key for 123456789101112. If you are updating from EZproxy V6.0.8 or newer, you will not need to re-enter your WSKey to update.
ezproxy -k 123456789101112
This page last revised: September 1, 2015