Typically, you will want to follow the documented procedure for Updating Scalr. In some rare cases, Scalr may provide a unique patch to resolve a specific issue.
If the Scalr Team provides you with such a patch for Scalr, you may apply it with the following procedure:
- Install the
patchcommand using your package manager.
- Upload the patch file to your server. Let's assume you upload it in
patch -N -p1 < /tmp/the.patch
- Restart all services:
service scalr restart
Alternativly: scalr-server-manage restart all