The Patching Tool installs Liferay DXP patches. It ships with prepackaged Liferay DXP bundles. If any of the following scenarios describes your Liferay DXP installation, however, you must configure the Patching Tool manually:
- Installed Liferay DXP manually on an existing application server
- Customized your Liferay DXP folder structure
- Running in a cluster
If none of the above scenarios describe your installation, you can skip this section.
Read on to configure the Patching Tool for your environment.