Update Keg Punk

Updated: Apr 15

Keg Punk 2.0 features the ability to look for and download updates when we post them! This is a huge advancement from the original (and terrible) way that we managed updates in Keg Punk 1.0. It's kind of a no-brainer, but your Raspberry Pi needs an internet connection to be able to update, just say'n.


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BACK UP DATA


You will not lose any data when you run an update, but always back up your data as a precaution.


STEP 1

In the OPTIONS tab, click VIEW FILES. In the pop-up, get the path to the KegPunk folder where your data files are stored. Unless you have changed the location, the path will always be:


/home/pi/Arithmech


STEP 2

Open up File Manager and navigate to the path from above, you should see the KegPunk folder there. Make a copy in the same location and name it "KegPunk Back-Up + Date". Now you have a complete back-up in case something goes wrong with the update. This is a good thing to do in general, even if you are not updating.


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UPDATING


Whenever you start Keg Punk, it will check to see if you have the latest version. If there is a newer version, you will get a prompt to update. Click NO to continue running the current version, or YES to download the update.


After the update process runs, you'll get a confirmation message. Keg Punk needs to close down and you will need to restart it for the changes to take effect.


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MANUALLY CHECK FOR UPDATES


On the OPTIONS tab, there's a CHECK FOR UPDATES button. Use this if you generally leave your Keg Punk station on 24/7 (since Keg Punk only automatically checks for updates on start-up).




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GET CURRENT VERSION


You can find the current version on the OPTIONS tab



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HELP!

Go to our HELP post for problems and FAQ's


CONTACT US

Go to Contact Page

Email directly: patrick@arithmech.com


If you like Keg Punk let us know and spread the word! If you hate Keg Punk, then for Punk's sake, LET US KNOW!

Cheers Y'all!



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