How to Update to Latest CGM-REMOTE-MONITOR Web Site

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Update Your Site to Habanero (0.10.x)

Updating your website to the newest version (currently Habanero) is easy with the update tool.

As of September 22, 2017, the current version is 0.10.0. 0.current.# is used throughout this document for better forward compatibility.

Azure Users

To update existing Azure sites to 0.10.x, you MUST set the WEBSITE_NODE_DEFAULT_VERSION variable (in Azure app settings) to 8.9.0 (as shown in the screenshot below). Make this change and save before updating your site. Nightscout will not work if you do not make this change.

Azure node update

General Directions to Update Your Site

To get started, first log in at Github. Then follow the steps below. If you’re having problems, try clicking here to log in at Github, then come back to this page and click this link:

Click to Update My Version Now!

Most users can update their site code following these simple steps:

  1. Click the “Click to Update My Version Now!” link.
  2. Enter your Github user name and click the blue button that says Check for Updates. (Note: your user name is not an email address.)updatetool-new
  3. If an update is available, the tool will tell you that, provide directions, and give you a button to click to open GitHub.updatePRnew(Note: You must be logged in at GitHub for this tool to work properly.)
  4. Click the Continue Updating at GitHub button. Review the directions on the screen that pops up, and continue.
  5. Click the green Create pull request button.
  6. Give your pull request a name (e.g., Funnel Cake).
  7. Click the green Create pull request button.
  8. Scroll down until you see the green Merge Pull Request button, and click it.
  9. Click the green Confirm merge button.
  10. Scroll to the top of the page, and you should see a purple icon indicating the merge is complete.

(Note: if you do not see one of the buttons described above, continue to follow the green buttons until you reach the purple “merged” icon.)

The current release is version 0.current.#. To verify that your site has updated, load your website in a browser. If your website is already open, please click on the refresh button. Click the gear icon in the upper right and look toward the bottom of the settings panel to see the version number.

Please note, it may take 5-10 minutes before your site updates after updating the fork. Be patient!

If your site shows version 0.current.#, you are now running the most current version, and you are finished!

Some new features, updates, or bug fixes may require that you clear your browser cache before you will see the changes take effect.

  • If you did not have any errors using the “Update My Version” link above, and your website is not version 0.current.#, see these troubleshooting steps.
  • If you encountered errors using the “Update My Version” link above, please follow these troubleshooting steps.

Uploader App

If you are using Cookie Monster or Dreamsicle version of the uploader, you do not need to update your uploader application. If you are using a version older than Cookie Monster, click here to update your Uploader App to the current version.

Release Details

To learn more about this release, see

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