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Download the latest release:


Extract the package:

tar -xvzf focalboard-server-linux-amd64.tar.gz

Stop the service:

systemctl stop focalboard.service

Backup the old version:

mv /opt/focalboard /opt/focalboard-old

Move the new version:

mv focalboard /opt
chown -R focalboard:focalboard /opt/focalboard

Move the old files:

mv /opt/focalboard-old/files /opt/focalboard

Copy the config file to the new location:

cp /opt/focalboard/config.json /opt/focalboard/config.json.bak
cp /opt/focalboard-old/config.json /opt/focalboard

Start the service:

sudo systemctl start focalboard.service

Remove the old version:

rm -rf /opt/focalboard-old