Ispmanager 6 lite, pro, host documentation

Upgrading from ispmanager 5

To upgrade ispmanager 5 to ispmanager 6:

  1. Purchase ispmanager 6 license.
  2. In case ispmanager 5 and ispmanager 6 licenses have the same IP address:


    1. Connect to the server via ssh.
    2. Delete ispmanager 5 license: 

      rm /usr/local/mgr5/etc/ispmgr.lic -rf

    3. Activate ispmanager 6 license with the key:

      /usr/local/mgr5/sbin/licctl fetch ispmgr <key>
      where <key> — is the license key
      Update the control panel manually or using the Help → About program section.

Check the license information:

/usr/local/mgr5/sbin/licctl info ispmgr
  If non-working third-party repositories are connected to the server with ispmanager, the control panel will not be able to update. To determine which repositories are blocking the update, run the command below: 
/usr/local/mgr5/sbin/ coremanager

The reply will contain information about the repositories:

Reading package lists...
W: GPG error: stable Release: 
The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: 
E: The repository 
' stable Release' is not signed.

If you are using the ispmanager 6 license and the control panel is blocked, you can update ispmanager via the console. To do this:

1. Connect to the server with ispmanager via SSH.

2. Download the script for upgrade:


3. Run the script: