Please read this complete Release Notes and instructions before upgrading.
Please follow the regular upgrade documentation for Windows or Linux
Upgrading any previous version higher or equal to version 11.8.
If you face the error message java.lang.IllegalStateException: Problem reading database configuration. org.hibernate.HibernateException: Dialect class not found: de.dal33t.powerfolder.A.L.C.B in the logs, please stop thee service, remove the line hibernate.dialect=de.dal33t.powerfolder.A.L.C.B from your Server Configuration File and start the service again.
Cluster: Running different versions on the servers in the cluster is supported but limited to version >=14.3.5
We have provided OpenJDK 14 in PFS v15.3.X. Customers who usually replace only PowerFolder-Server.jar should replace the jre64 folder in the installation path of PowerFolder-Server from the Installation tar.gz file.
Downgrade Information (optional)
In case a downgrade to a previous version is necessary:
From PowerFolder Server v15.1 the MSI-Client x64 can be directly downloaded from the homepage under clients-tab. Server admin can set the link for that in the admin dashboard> preferences > customizations > download URLs >Windows MSI client URL> path
All production builds are starting from X.Y.100* and development builds (not for productive use) are starting from X.Y.1 - 99. * (Where X=Major software version and Y=Service pack number)
PFS-3616- Occasionally folders show up empty in the web for a short period