Upgrade from FC9 to CentOS 6?

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bk_InAZ
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Upgrade from FC9 to CentOS 6?

Post by bk_InAZ » 2011/08/18 22:35:09

I would like to upgrade rather than do a fresh install. Is that advisable, or even possible?

Also, I am trying to avoid Gnome 3. Is the older version (2) included in the latest CentOS disti?

Many thanks for your answers!

hawaiian717
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Re: Upgrade from FC9 to CentOS 6?

Post by hawaiian717 » 2011/08/18 22:59:45

Upgrades from Fedora to CentOS aren't supported. Nor is CentOS 5 to CentOS 6 for that matter. It may be possible but you're likely to be left with orphaned packages. Better to backup your personal data and do a reinstall.

The good news is that CentOS 6 uses Gnome 2.28.

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Upgrade from FC9 to CentOS 6?

Post by cobro » 2011/11/15 22:20:07

Second that gnome 3 is not so cute

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