In CQ 5.5 the admin password has to be changed only once in the repository.
It's no longer necessary to change the admin password for CQSE and in the Felix Console.
Change the file name of the quickstart to contain the port number.
New in CQ 5.5 it requires a prefix -p before the port number: Example: cq-quickstart-5.5.0-publish-p4503.jar to start the server as publish on port 4503
Follow these instructions for a clean installation:
CQ 5.5 is also available as single WAR file for Web Application Server deployments.
The WAR file is preconfigured to start as author instance. Follow these steps to change the runmode to publish:
Existing sites that are running with the Quickstart installation of CQ 5.3 and CQ 5.4 can be upgraded to CQ 5.5 with following steps:
To access and modify DAM assets via WebDAV, use the path /content/dam to locate the assets in Windows Explorer or Mac Finder.
Versions prior CQ 5.5 had the DAM assets located in /var/dam. This folder is no longer used.
Problem: After the upgrade of site to CQ 5.5, pages are only partly loaded or look broken when accessed over the publish server.
Solution: Please check if all resources for the site, that includes: CSS, JS, Flash, images are loaded correctly from the server and do not result in a HTTP 404 (Resource not found).
CQ 5.5 per default restricts access to certain locations in the repository on a publish server. If the site requests resources in these locations, they will not be loaded and result in a 404. We recommend moving these resources to publicly available locations in the repository.
The anonymous web site visitor has no access to following paths in CQ 5.5:
It is recommended to place public accessible resources in:
Custom LoginModules are deployed as OSGi fragment bundles in CQ 5.5. This is due to changes in the way the CRX Content Repository is deployed.