another upgrade, another disaster
kevin at scrye.com
Tue May 29 20:50:39 UTC 2012
On Tue, 29 May 2012 16:42:30 -0400
Neal Becker <ndbecker2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 1) Could I have actually recovered from this mess without a complete
Sure. Confirm the correct repos were enabled, 'yum distro-sync' and
work through any dep issues that show up.
> 2) Can't we make the install fail more gracefully?
Well, I suppose in this case it would take rpm handling dir/link/file
issues a bit better. Or perhaps we could run a 'rpm -Va' before running
preupgrade and yell about issues like this?
> 3) Would it be possible to continue an failed install, and have it
> actually work?
After a reboot I wouldn't think so... especially if something changed
on disk since the transaction failed.
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