Preupgrade change?

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Mon Nov 1 21:03:01 UTC 2010

On Mon, 2010-11-01 at 20:10 +0000, Richard Hughes wrote:
> On 1 November 2010 17:20, Adam Williamson <awilliam at> wrote:
> > A few days after would be rather bad and should have been previously
> > clearly communicated, given that preupgrade is one of our official 'Good
> > Ways To Upgrade' and lots of people want to upgrade on release day. If
> > there's a significant chance preupgrading to F14 won't be possible on
> > release day, could you please co-ordinate with the appropriate teams to
> > ensure the PRs that go out on release day explain this and give an ETA
> > for preupgrade?
> Sorry, I misunderstood. preupgrade to f14 should work on release day,
> as it should get the release data from
> (someone just has to
> update stable=true on release day and sync it) -- what will take a few
> days is for me to push a preupgrade package that enables the "There is
> a new release available" notification.
> There's no reason to push this on release day as clients only check
> for new releases once a week by default.

Ohhh, okay. Carry on then! Sorry for the pantscon alert :)
Adam Williamson
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