Features/FedoraUpgrade

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Fedora Upgrade

Summary

Upgrade Fedora to next version using yum upgrade.

Owner

  • Name: Miroslav Suchý
  • Email: msuchy@redhat.com

Current status

  • Targeted release: N/A
  • Last updated: 2012-11-22
  • Percentage of completion: 10%

What works

  • wiki page, which worked for several releases in past.
  • Script, which can upgrade from F17 to F18.

What needs work

  • write man page
  • create package
  • do package review and get it into Fedora
  • testing - a lot of testing
  • decide that upgrade path using important

Detailed Description

Benefit to Fedora

Scope

How To Test

Download https://raw.github.com/xsuchy/fedora-upgrade/master/fedora-upgrade to machine with Fedora 17 and run it. You should end up with Fedora 18. Check if everything is correct.

User Experience

Dependencies

None.

Contingency Plan

There is bunch of upgrade methods: PreUpgrade and Anaconda Installer. None of them conflicts with FedoraUpgrade. And if there will be problem with FedoraUpgrade we can easily rollback to PreUpgrade and Anaconda Installer.

Source

https://github.com/xsuchy/fedora-upgrade

Release Notes

Comments and Discussion