up2date: how to make it work?

William Hooper whooperhsd3 at earthlink.net
Wed Nov 26 01:50:50 UTC 2003

Cathy Dutro  said:
> I'm a newcomer to the list, and apologize if it's already been answered

Yes, it has:

> Since "upgrading" (?) to Fedora, Up2date no longer works - it essentially
> says that the operating system isn't supported, and dies with an error
> statement

When you did an upgrade, the old config files for up2date weren't
overwritten.  Check /etc/sysconfig/rhn for *.rpmnew files.  Copy the old
ones just in case and rename the *.rpmnew files.

William Hooper

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