How to upgrade csf to latest version

Today (25-July-2014), i got mail notification from server CSF upgraded from v7.05 to v7.07. It was automatically upgraded to few more servers and few more servers not yet upgraded automatically. For this kind of situation use the below steps to upgrade it.

Checking current CSF version ?

Use the below command to check the current CSF version. Its clearly shows 7.05 but latest version is 7.07 and want to upgrade manually.

[email protected] [~]# csf -v
csf: v7.05 (cPanel)

I have checked the CSF version via cPanel/WHM also.
how-to-upgrade-csf-to-latest-version-1

How to upgrade CSF to latest version ?

Use the below command to upgrade the CSF to latest stable version, It will take little bit time and make changes to all the csf files which is involved in upgrade and finally lfd will restart.

[email protected] [~]# csf -u
Upgrading csf from v7.05 to 7.07...
Retrieving new csf package...
...5%
...50%
...55%
...100%


Unpacking new csf package...

Selecting installer...

Running csf cPanel installer

Installing csf and lfd

Check we're running as root

Checking Perl modules...mode of `os.pl' changed to 0700 (rwx------)
Using configuration defaults
ok
.
.
Stopping lfd:                                              [  OK  ]
Starting lfd:                                              [  OK  ]

...All done.

Checking upgraded CSF version ?

After upgrading the CSF, use the same command to check the upgraded version.

[email protected] [~]# csf -v
csf: v7.07 (cPanel)

Yes, its upgraded from 7.05 to 7.07. See the below screen shot also.
how-to-upgrade-csf-to-latest-version-2
We are preparing all articles in-depth to understand by all level/stage Linux administrators. If the article is useful for you, then please spend less than a minute to share your valuable comments in our commenting section.

Please stay tune with us…Good Luck.

Magesh Maruthamuthu

Love to play with all Linux distribution

You may also like...