bchparse

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:

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

    $ cd /opt/bitnami/apps/parse/htdocs
    $ npm update -g npm
    $ npm install parse-server parse-dashboard
    $ ../bnconfig --machine_hostname *SERVER-IP*
    

    Remember to replace the SERVER-IP placeholder with the public IP of your machine.

  • Change file permissions:

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

    $ /opt/bitnami/ctlscript.sh restart parse