fc3test upgrade to fc3 final

Andrew W. Donoho awd at DDG.com
Fri Oct 29 21:01:45 UTC 2004

On Oct 29, 2004, at 15:47, Elliot Lee wrote:
> (a) Test releases are meant for testing only (which means you can't 
> count
> on them to remain useful when final releases come around)
> (b) upgrading via yum is not supported. Sometimes it works, sometimes 
> it
> doesn't.

And what should be my expectation for rc releases? (I am planning on 
moving a test machine from FC2 to FC3rc3.) Since this is a release 
candidate, presumably yum will upgrade any changing components between 
rc3 and final?

> With those caveats in mind, an upgrade via anaconda *probably* will 
> work
> (it did for me).

There is always that...


Andrew W. Donoho
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