F12 work around for out of space on /boot for preupgrade?

Tim ignored_mailbox at yahoo.com.au
Wed Nov 18 23:36:51 UTC 2009

On Wed, 2009-11-18 at 14:16 -0500, Paul W. Frields wrote:
> There are ways to move LVM partitions around to make more space for,
> and then resize, an existing physical /boot partition... but none of
> them are pretty.  (Resizing other partitions dynamically?  Now *that*
> is easy with LVM, something you can't say otherwise.)

What about, shrink your LVM partition, add a new large boot partition,
use that for the installation, then leave the new one as-is, or move the
real boot stuff into your old boot partition, then get rid of the new

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