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XpoLog Rollback is XPLG rollback procedure is simple and immediate. The rollback is an operation which that returns the configuration system to an earlier state, it may be required if there was an undesired configuration change, unintended removal of an object, update deployment, etc.
XpoLog XPLG automatically stores a daily backup of all its configuration and keeps the last them available for 30 days backupsby default in case required.

Note: it is critical to stop all XpoLog nodes while processes prior to performing a roll back.

In order to perform a rollback follow the steps below:
The entire configuration is managed in the EXTERNAL_CONFIGURATION_DIRECTORY, if it exists. If not, it is found in the INSTALLATION_DIRECTORY.


In order to check the used configuration, go to PORTX > Settings > System Settings - if there's a path configured under 'XpoLog Configuration Directory' that is the EXTERNAL_CONFIGURATION_DIRECTORY, if not, then it is under the INSTALLATION_DIRECTORY of the software.

  1. Stop all XpoLog Services
  2. Store the current configuration state of XpoLog:
    1. Go to the EXTERNAL_CONFIGURATION_DIRECTORY/ and rename conf directory to conf.current
    2. Go to the EXTERNAL_CONFIGURATION_DIRECTORY/collection/ and rename conf collection directory to conf collection.current
  3. Go to the EXTERNAL_CONFIGURATION_DIRECTORY/temp/backups/ and unzip the
    1. You will find daily zip files from the last 30 days, each contains a snapshot of the configuration from that day. 
    2. Unzip the desired backup file from the date you wish to roll back to
    .A collection and conf directories will appear. Copy the unzipped collection and conf directories to EXTERNAL
    1. (prior to the changes that led you to perform a rollback).
    2. Following unzip, you'll find a 'collection' and 'conf' directories. 
    3. Copy the unzipped 'collection' and 'conf' directories to the EXTERNAL_CONFIGURATION_DIRECTORY
  4. Start Start all XpoLog Service
  5. Reload browser to login to the console. The system will be loaded with the applied configuration.
  6. Rollback is completed.

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