Q about installing F10 from Live DVD

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at chello.at
Wed Apr 22 23:22:27 UTC 2009

suvayu ali wrote:
> All this talk about live CDs got me thinking. If someone wants to get
> something not available on the DVD (e.g. XFCE) and have their custom
> setup on the local disk, the only way to upgrade is over the network
> using preupgrade? Isn't that rather restrictive, specially since a lot
> of the users have dual boot machines?

You can upgrade using the DVD, then use "yum upgrade" to fix your broken
dependencies. You'll have to do a post-install upgrade anyway, as F9
updates (and in some cases even F8 updates) have moved beyond the versions
on the F10 DVD.

        Kevin Kofler

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