How to run preupgrade?
Colin Paul Adams
colin at colina.demon.co.uk
Wed Nov 9 13:52:43 UTC 2011
>>>>> "Lamar" == Lamar Owen <lowen at pari.edu> writes:
Lamar> On Wednesday, November 09, 2011 06:57:54 AM Colin Paul Adams wrote:
>> I have F14 installed on my Macbook Air, and I want to upgrade to
>> Everything appeared to go well. At the end I pressed the button
>> to re-boot as instructed, but my F14 system just re-booted as
>> normal. How do I actually perform the upgrade from this point?
Lamar> The preupgrade setup actually writes another boot entry to
Lamar> grub, and it may be confused by the way the booting is on you
Lamar> MacBook Air.
Lamar> During boot, break out to the grub menu and see if the
Lamar> preupgrade entry (I forget right off the top of my hat what
Lamar> it's called) shows up; look in /boot/grub/menu.lst (or
Lamar> /boot/grub/grub.conf) and see if it's there.
I've not tried re-booting again yet (I have to look up to find out how
to break out to the grub menu), but just looking, I can see that it is
the first entry in grub.conf, but NOT in menu.lst.
I do see the keyword "hiddenmenu" in both. I'll try removing that to see
if it helps.
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