Upgrade the Web Author Application

To update the Web Author Application, you copy the webauthor/webauthor.war file and deploy it again.

  1. Stop the Tomcat service.
  2. Delete the %TomcatDir%/webapps/webauthor directory.
  3. Delete the %TomcatDir%/webapps/webauthor.war file.
  4. Copy the webauthor/webauthor.war file provided in the IXIASOFT Web Author package to the following directory:
    %TomcatDir%/webapps
    Where %TomcatDir% is the location of the Tomcat installation. For example:
    C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 6.0\webapps (Windows)
    /opt/tomcat6/webapps  (Linux)
  5. Restart the Tomcat service.