Updating dotnet on Linux

Applies to…

  • dotnet on Linux


Before updating dotnet on Linux perform the following steps to ensure a clean update.


  1. Open a terminal session on the Linux server and stop the following services.
    systemctl stop dxcmonitor
    systemctl stop dxlengine
    systemctl stop dxhealthmonitor
  2. Perform the .NET update following the instructions for the flavor of Linux that is installed.
    • For best practices defined by Microsoft (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/core/install/linux)
    • After .NET has been successfully updated, execute this command:
      systemctl start dxlmonitor
    • Verify services have started.
      systemctl status dxcmonitor
      systemctl status dxlmonitor
      systemctl status dxlengine
      systemctl status dxhealthmonitor