UPDATE: This works to upgrade to 6.0
This method works with Latest Feature Pack Release
You can use xenserver 5.6 media for upgradation. While booting from installation media you’ll find following option
perform clean installation
Here you can choose upgrade xenserver-5.5
Before upgrading pl ensure to take backup of all VMs & host. If there error during installation you may loose running VMs.
Following examples will be helpful for backup & restore.
xe pool-dump-database file-name=”xen1.pool”
xe pool-restore-database file-name=”xen1.pool”
xe host-backup file-name=”xen1.xbk”
xe host-restore file-name=”xen1.xbk”
xe vm-export filename=VM.xva vm=”VM”
xe vm-import filename=VM.xva
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