Upgrading from 1.0 to 1.1

Download eHour 1.1 and start the installer. An existing 1.0 install will be auto-detected and upgraded. Modifications to the config file - ehour.properties - are preserved.

 

Any customizations to eHour; translations or HTML; will be overwritten. Make sure to back these up before doing an automatic upgrade.

Upgrading from 0.9.1 to 1.0

When you installed eHour 0.9.1 as a Windows service, make sure you remove this version by navigating eHour 0.9.1's installation directory and run eHour-uninstallservice.bat

Download and install eHour 1.0.

As eHour is automatically started after installation, stop eHour

From eHour 0.9.1 installation directory, copy the following files to eHour 1.0's installation directory:

eHour 0.9.1eHour 1.0
conf/ehour.propertieshome/conf/ehour.properties
conf/dbhome/conf/db

Start eHour

 

Upgrading from 0.8.4 to 0.9.1

Unpack the 0.9.1 archive to a new directory. Copy the ehourDb directory from your previous eHour installation to the db directory of eHour 0.9.1. This is a different location than the one in 0.8.4.

Directory layout in eHour 0.8.4:
ehour-0.8.4/ehourDb

In 0.9.1:
ehour-0.9.1/db/ehourDb

That's it, start eHour as explained in the installation instructions.

When you installed eHour 0.9.1 as a Windows service, make sure you remove this version by navigating eHour 0.9.1's installation directory and run eHour-uninstallservice.bat

eHour 0.9.1 requires Java 6. Download an install the latest version
from http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html

Upgrading from older versions to 0.8.4

Unpack the 0.8.4 archive to a new directory. Copy the ehourDb directory from your previous eHour installation to the directory where you just unpacked 0.8.4. That's it, start eHour as explained in the installation guide.