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jickfoo Apprentice 180 posts since
Nov 29, 2010
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Jan 28, 2013 6:19 PM

EPO Upgrade 6.1.3 to 6.2.1

All I want to do is upgrade from 6.1.3 to 6.2.1.

 

I checked in 6.2.1 to the current branch of software as well as the eeagent version 1.2.1. I go to look at my client tasks and they are gone.

 

So the question is, how do I setup the client tasks. I want to do it safely but I cant do the agent, wait 2 weeks and then EEPC. Do I put them both in the same client task ?

 

So far I can find no documentation on upgrading pcs, with client tasks, in EPO from 6.1.x to 6.2.

 

Please help.

  • kapsch Newcomer 10 posts since
    Nov 6, 2012
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    2. Jan 29, 2013 2:57 AM (in response to jickfoo)
    Re: EPO Upgrade 6.1.3 to 6.2.1

    I guess there is no other way...I've done it like you.

    One client task to deploy both the 1.2.1 agent and the 6.2.1 eepc software.

    2 reboots are required as described in the migration guide

    https://kc.mcafee.com/resources/sites/MCAFEE/content/live/PRODUCT_DOCUMENTATION/ 23000/PD23752/en_US/eepc_620_migration_guide_en-us.pdf

  • mgarten Newcomer 18 posts since
    Nov 23, 2011
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    4. Jan 31, 2013 5:56 AM (in response to jickfoo)
    Re: EPO Upgrade 6.1.3 to 6.2.1

    Hello,

     

    we use the following settings within the client taks for the EEPC Agent update:

    eepc_agent.jpg

     

    With this setting it is only needed one reboot.

     

    And we do work with tags and queries. Create 2 tags: e.g. ee_agent1.2.1-update and ee_eepc6.2.1-update

    Create a query which filter all systems where the ee agent is version 1.2.1.315 or 1.2.1 and it has tag ee_agent1.2.1-update and not tag ee_eepc6.2.1-update

    The query should run every 15 minutes (server task). Systems which are in the query then are tagged with tag ee_eepc6.2.1-update.

    Create 2 client tasks:

    1) one with ee agent 1.2.1.315 which runs only if the client system has tag ee_agent1.2.1-update

    2) one with ee eepc 6.2.1.315 which runs only if the client system has tag ee_eepc6.2.1-update and ee agent versions is 1.2.1.315

     

    So basically that should be everything in short words.

     

    Bye

     

    mgarten

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