Trouble upgrading

Hi, ive got a fresh build of 2.8.1 from the all in one installer and have run the command to upgrade the rebooted but the version is still 2.8.1. what am I doing wrong?


pi@raspberrypi:~ $ sudo pip3 install --upgrade homeassistant
Downloading/unpacking homeassistant
  Downloading homeassistant-0.28.2-py2.py3-none-any.whl (6.2MB): 6.2MB downloaded
Requirement already up-to-date: pyyaml>=3.11,<4 in /usr/local/lib/python3.4/dist-packages/PyYAML-3.12-py3.4-linux-armv7l.egg (fro                                   m homeassistant)
Downloading/unpacking voluptuous==0.9.2 (from homeassistant)
  Downloading voluptuous-0.9.2.tar.gz
  Running (path:/tmp/pip-build-t3sjyjmz/voluptuous/ egg_info for package voluptuous
    WARNING: Could not locate pandoc, using Markdown long_description.

Downloading/unpacking pip>=7.0.0 (from homeassistant)
  Downloading pip-8.1.2-py2.py3-none-any.whl (1.2MB): 1.2MB downloaded
Requirement already up-to-date: pytz>=2016.6.1 in /usr/local/lib/python3.4/dist-packages/pytz-2016.6.1-py3.4.egg (from homeassistant)
Downloading/unpacking requests>=2,<3 from (from homeassistant)
  Downloading requests-2.11.1-py2.py3-none-any.whl (514kB): 514kB downloaded
Downloading/unpacking typing>=3,<4 (from homeassistant)
  Downloading typing- (51kB): 51kB downloaded
  Running (path:/tmp/pip-build-t3sjyjmz/typing/ egg_info for package typing

Downloading/unpacking jinja2>=2.8 (from homeassistant)
  Downloading Jinja2-2.8-py2.py3-none-any.whl (263kB): 263kB downloaded
Downloading/unpacking setuptools>=0.6b1 from (from voluptuous==0.9.2->homeassistant)
  Downloading setuptools-27.1.2-py2.py3-none-any.whl (464kB): 464kB downloaded
Requirement already up-to-date: MarkupSafe in /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages (from jinja2>=2.8->homeassistant)
Installing collected packages: homeassistant, voluptuous, pip, requests, typing, jinja2, setuptools
  Running install for voluptuous
    WARNING: Could not locate pandoc, using Markdown long_description.

  Found existing installation: pip 1.5.6
    Not uninstalling pip at /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages, owned by OS
  Found existing installation: requests 2.4.3
    Not uninstalling requests at /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages, owned by OS
  Running install for typing

  Found existing installation: Jinja2 2.7.3
    Not uninstalling Jinja2 at /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages, owned by OS
  Found existing installation: setuptools 5.5.1
    Not uninstalling setuptools at /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages, owned by OS
Successfully installed homeassistant voluptuous pip requests typing jinja2 setuptools
Cleaning up...
pi@raspberrypi:~ $ sudo reboot

I’ve worked it out via the Chat channel

Change to hass user

sudo su -s /bin/bash hass

Change to virtual enviroment

source /srv/hass/hass_venv/bin/activate

Update HA

pip3 install --upgrade homeassistant
sudo systemctl restart home-assistant.service
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As Carl_Dickson already explained there is one way to upgrade if you use the original installer and another if you use the AIO installer, it’s documented in the upgrading section of getting started.