- If you want to preserve MCS configuration data for viewers for a subsequent re-install, under the mcs directory, save the data directory to a backup location.
If Host Access Server is installed at the default location:
|Using this Application
The default data location is
- Stop the application server software if it is currently running. (If you are using the Tomcat application server provided with Host Access Server, run shutdown.sh found at /opt/Attachmate/tomcat/bin.)
- Remove the Attachmate directory (by default, /opt/Attachmate).
|After installing a newer version of Host Access Server, you can copy the /mcs/data directory saved from a previous install and replace the new data directory.
You must do a copy and replace, not a move, to use the configuration data.