Upgrade to fc2->fc3 via yum
P.R.Schaffner at IEEE.org
Tue Nov 23 03:31:16 UTC 2004
On Mon, 2004-11-22 at 16:36 -0500, Henry Hartley wrote:
> Same question, different version...
Still a fedora-list question ;^)
> Should upgrading from FC1 to FC3 work? Or does the change from the 2.4 to
> 2.6 kernel cause problems?
Seth Vidal says no - due to kernel/udev problems. LVM could also be
problematic. Would not argue with such an authoritative source.
> Can someone provide a pointer to a yum.conf I should use?
Wouldn't want to be responsible, under the circumstances, but a hint is
to change all occurrences of "$releasever" to "3" for core repositories.
On Tue, 2004-11-09, (on freshrpms-list) seth vidal wrote:
> To: General freshrpms.net discussion list <freshrpms-
list at freshrpms.net>
> Cc: rpm-list at freshrpms.net
> Subject: Re: Upgrading from FC1 to FC3
> apt-get or yum won't do it
> kernel 2.4 conflicts with udev
> you'll need to upgrade via anaconda.
> > What does that mean for all the additional freshrpms packages which
> > (presumably) anaconda doesn't know about?
> It means your deps will be broken.
> There's really no good way around it unless you want to update to a 2.6
> kernel and remove the 2.4 kernel then try a yum upgrade from there.
> I wouldn't recommend it.
> Anaconda upgrade.
> then yum update once anaconda is done
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