[CentOS] local centos repository upgrade from 5.3 to 5.4

Paul Herbosch paul.herbosch at tbwaworld.com
Wed Oct 21 14:25:31 UTC 2009


On 21 Oct 2009, at 14:52, Mogens Kjaer wrote:

> On 10/21/2009 02:36 PM, Paul Herbosch wrote:
> ...
>> another question:
>> do 5.4 rpms at some point end up in the 5.3 update repo?
>> (if this is the case I don't have to do anything but wait for them to
>> show up)
>> or do I always have to rsync 5.4 over and arrange my files so that  
>> yum
>> finds them in the "5" directory
>> (and not "5.4")
>
> Can't you rsync the centos/5.4 and the centos/5 folders?
>
> Then everything will work when 5.4 is announced: The
> symlinks in the centos/5 folder will change to point
> at the 5.4 folders and you don't have to do anything.

Thx a lot.
I didn't realize that the centos/5 directory is a symlink.
this definitely answers my question.

> Mogens


thx again.
gr, paul
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