The official way to upgrade F18 to F19
nathanael at gnat.ca
Thu May 30 02:40:09 UTC 2013
On 05/29/2013 07:12 PM, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
> If folks think we shouldn't make 'fedup --network 19' work now to
> upgrade people to branched/prerelease, please scream. ;) Otherwise it
> will be the case from now on.
I usually upgrade my main laptop and workstation to Fedora Beta X.
This time around I tried in vain to find the magic incantation via
google. So I downloaded the ISO, and did an ISO update then yum
distro-sync. I would *love* if fedup allowed us to use a Alpha or Beta
without knowing the incantation.
I'm indifferent to the 'should we protect users'. I wouldn't
necessarily say its needed, and I'd prefer to not have to know the
'magic' name F19Beta or 19-beta or whatever. If its decided to protect
users I'd go for a command line switch --allow-pre-release or something.
Mainly because then fedup -h would display it and then the default could
be left as is to only use released branches.
Either way though consider this a scream for it to allow upgrades to
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