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Upgrade Parse Server

To upgrade the Bitnami Parse Server Stack to the latest version, follow the steps below:

  • Change to the root user:

    $ sudo su
    
  • Stop the Parse server:

      $ sudo /opt/bitnami/ctlscript.sh stop parse
      $ sudo /opt/bitnami/ctlscript.sh stop parse-dashboard
    
  • Update with npm:

    $ cd /opt/bitnami/parse
    $ npm update -g npm
    $ npm install parse-server parse-dashboard
    
  • Modify the serverURL property in the file /opt/bitnami/parse/server.js

    *SERVER-IP* placeholder with the public IP of your machine.
    
  • Modify the serverURL property in the file /opt/bitnami/parse-dashboard/server.js

    *SERVER-IP* placeholder with the public IP of your machine.   
    
  • Change file permissions:

    $ chown bitnami:daemon -R .
    
  • Restart the Parse server:

      $ sudo /opt/bitnami/ctlscript.sh restart parse
      $ sudo /opt/bitnami/ctlscript.sh restart parse-dashboard
    
Last modification April 8, 2020