How are Customizations to the WebCenter Sites Webapps Handled During an Upgrade? (Doc ID 1577304.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 7.6.2 to 11.1.1.8.0 [Release FatWire]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

The upgrade guide states:

If customizations were made to your current Content Server application after it was first deployed, and those customizations are not reflected in the cs.war and ContentServer.ear files located in <cs_install_dir>/ominstallinfo/app, do the following: Remove the files, and copy the .war and .ear files for your currently deployed Content Server application to the same directory.

What happens to the Sites applications during upgrade? How do you make sure your customizations are not overwritten when you upgrade your WebCenter Sites?
 

Solution

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