Article ID: 113763, created on Apr 25, 2012, last review on Aug 12, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Business Automation 5.1

Release notes

Full release notes for Parallels Business Automation (PBA) version 5.1.18 can be downloaded here.

New Features:
OpenSRS Domain plug-in extensions

Fixed issues:
PBA-35877          Security issues
PBA-37594          do_identity does not reset sequence after insert
PBA-37108          Service Status of subscription in Administrative Hold Status can be changed to Running
PBA-37027          Description of the domain statuses
PBA-37286          "Enabling IPv6 for Online Store" section should be updated in PBA Unix Deployment Guide
PBA-35072          Possible incorrect calculation of fractMonthDiff in dateDiffInMonthsBase

Installation instructions

New Installations:
Note: Required installed version(s): 5.0.1 or 5.1.x
Note: Pay special attention to Online Store Post-Configuration parts for both Windows and Linux versions.
Note: Re-install custom plugins before running ./ according to -- [INTERNAL] Custom plugins (payment, domain registration) are missing after PBA-E update installation. Before reinstallation, all custom plugins must be rebuilt using the new SDK (find link below).


Installation files:
Note: Use the installation files listed below instead of the ones given in the "Downloading and Copying Installation Files" section of the corresponding guide.

RHEL4/Centos4 – 32bit
Windows 2008 – 64bit
Windows 2003 – 32bit

Additional Information

1.       PBA will require a restart during the update.
2.       During the upgrade, all PBA RPMs will be upgraded to newer versions. If a backup is made with a server/VPS restart,
          then the private key for credit card encryption needs to be reloaded. See

          for details on loading the private key.
3.       Additional documentation can be found here:
4.       This update includes changes from PBA 5.1 Update 17 (and all previous Updates):

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