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.NET 2.0 and Upgrading to Metastorm BPM 6.6.4
Created: 16 May 2006
Last edited: 26 Jul 2006
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e-Work 6.6.x Discussion 6.6.1, 6.6.2, 6.6.3 (withdrawn and replaced by 6.6.4), and 6.6.4 can run on a machine that does not have .NET 2.0 installed. The 6.6.1 and 6.6.2 Engine cannot run on a machine that has .NET 2.0 installed. The 6.6.1 and 6.6.2 Designer require .NET 1.1. If .NET 2.0 is installed also, a configuration file must be downloaded and installed so that the Designer uses .NET 1.1. See Related Articles for more information. If the e-Work Engine is to be newly installed on a server with .NET 1.1 and .NET 2.0 already installed, the Metastorm Install Utility for .NET 2.0 must be installed first. Next, install e-Work 6.6.1. Then remove the install utility. Finally, run the 6.6.4 upgrade and then install the 188.8.131.52 hotfix. The install utility is available for download from the Customer and Partner Zones of the Metastorm website. 6.6.3 and 6.6.4 themselves do not require the install utility - only 6.6.1 (and only if .NET 2.0 is installed). If 6.6.1 or 6.6.2 is installed and running, then .NET 2.0 is installed, 6.6.4 can be installed directly. The install utility is not required. The 6.6.2, 6.6.3, and 6.6.4 web extensions run as an ASP.NET application. .NET 1.1 is required, so ASP.NET properties for the web extensions in IIS should be explicitly set to run under ASP.NET 1.1, not 2.0 (if present). NOTE: Engine server only: If the 6.6.4 upgrade was installed without ever installing 6.6.2 (e.g. 6.6.1 --> 6.6.3 --> 6.6.4, or 6.6.1 --> 6.6.4), then it is strongly recommended that the 184.108.40.206 hotfix be installed. In addition to fixing a problem with memo fields, this hotfix also addresses an issue that was fixed in 6.6.2.
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