[ATrpms-users] FC5 upgrade
korgull at home.nl
Wed Mar 22 22:29:58 CET 2006
On Wednesday 22 March 2006 21:50, Axel Thimm wrote:
> Yes, I noticed that, too in installs-from-scratch. I think this is due
> to anaconda not doing the rpm business iteslf anymore but delegating
> it to yum.
Hmmm, that doesn't seem such an excellent choice :-)
> > I've upgraded smart and the medley/atrpms-config packages and now I seem
> > to be able to upgrade some of my older fc4 packages to fc5 ones.
> > Is this method OK or does it have some pitfalls ?
> You should tell us. :)
It works exactly as I was hoping for :-)
> It did seem to work in your case. I guess you
> will need the typical kmdl upgrade runs that you need anyway when you
> upgrade a kernel. Also make sure to run smart fix to see whether
> anaconda blew any dependency holes in your system.
Smart fix I can do, but it will remove all remaining fc4 packages. For most of
them there seem to be no replacement yet (or I don't have those repositories
I'll wait a while with the smart fix option until most packages are available
for upgrade as most of them still work even though they are for fc4.
Thanks for your effort !
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