On the server(s) running the Nexus CF, Nexus CIS or Nexus SNMP services:
Do the configuration changes in <cm-server-home>/config/ described in the respective files under the <server> folder.
Remove the following files from <cm-server-home>/config:
The suggested default log levels for CM-SNMP has been reduced from FINEST to INFO. If you use CM-SNMP and want to change to the new default values, change this in the file <cm-server-home>/config/snmplog.properties.
The following deprecated modifiers have been replaced or removed. If you use customized format files, make sure that none of the deprecated modifiers are used.
These deprecated modifiers have been replaced:
SubjectKeyIdAdder > SubjectKeyIdentifierModifier
ScepUniqueness > RenewalAllowed
AltNameModifier > SubjectAltNameModifier
These deprecated modifiers have been removed:
CM 8.x requires an updated license file in order to start. License files issued for CM 7.x cannot be used for CM 8.x. Place the updated license file in the directory <cm-server-home>/license/.
Upgrade Certificate Manager clients
The directory containing user-specific settings has moved. These settings include the list of favorite CM servers, the trust store for the server TLS certificates, selected columns in various GUI elements, and other client-specific settings. To keep the settings from a previous client installation, move the following directories to the new location:
Previously : %USERPROFILE%\CertificateManager
New location: %APPDATA%\Nexus\CertificateManager
Previously : ~/CertificateManager
New location: ~/.config/certificatemanager
Upgrade Certificate Manager SDK
Many deprecated methods have been removed from the CM SDK. See changes-cmsdk.txt in the <8.4.0/Upgrade/Upgrade from CM 7.18.x to 8.0.0/client> folder.
Continue to upgrade Certificate Manager from 8.0.x to 8.1.0.