Preupgrade F11 ---> F12 ?

Steve Blackwell zephod at cfl.rr.com
Wed Jul 14 13:28:41 UTC 2010


On Tue, 13 Jul 2010 16:49:26 -0700
Dave Stevens <geek at uniserve.com> wrote:

> Quoting Peter Diercks <di-listen at jls-hh.de>:
> 
> > Hello List,
> >
> > I am running a server under F11. It is a remote machine which I
> > have no physical access to. It has a network connection. I wanted
> > to upgrade to F12 using preupgrade again, but this time I am afraid
> > I'll run into problems due to the size of /boot (194M, 153M free
> > space).
> >
> > Does anybody know if this issue has been fixed?
> >
> > Greetings,
> >
> > Peter
> 
> I just upgraded F11 top F12 using preupgrade and had a too-small  
> /boot, it doesn't seem to have been a problem, as I recall the  
> installer figured out that there wasn't enough space and used a  
> workaround, no intervention on my part needed. Pretty nice.
> 
> Dave

Likewise. I upgraded from F11->F12 with a boot size of 190M. I got
messages about boot being to small but I continued and it all worked
out.

Good luck.

Steve
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