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By default, LibreNMS is set to automatically update. If you have disabled this feature then you can perform a manual update.

Manual update

If you would like to perform a manual update then you can do this by running the following command as the librenms user:


This will update both the core LibreNMS files but also update the database structure if updates are available.

Advanced users

If you absolutely must update manually without using ./ then you can do so by running the following commands:

cd /opt/librenms
git pull
./scripts/composer_wrapper.php install --no-dev
php includes/sql-schema/update.php

You should continue to run This does database cleanup and other processes in addition to updating. You can disable the update process as described below.

Disabling automatic updates

LibreNMS by default performs updates on a daily basis. This can be disabled by setting:

$config['update'] = 0;