[CentOS] Upgrading from WBEL and 4.2?

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Thu Oct 27 23:18:53 UTC 2005

Benjamin Smith wrote:
> Actually, I think I have this solved. 
> I updated by using the 4.1 stuff at vault.centos.org, (saved a local copy 
> that's distributed with the script) and then running yum to update from 
> there. 
> Now, that works fine in testing. (though I'm still tracking down a GPG issue) 
> I have a number of embedded servers that will be updated remotely soon, so 
> this is very important!  
> -Ben 
> On Thursday 27 October 2005 14:53, Karanbir Singh wrote:
>>Hi Ben,
>>Benjamin Smith wrote:
>>>A while ago, I wrote a script to switch a server from WBEL 4.x to CentOS 
> 4.x. 
>>>The recent switch to 4.2 broke this script. Now there are all kinds of 
>>>dependencies like python-urlgrabber, and tshe task of getting these sorted 
>>>out just drop me into dependency hell. (and this is just trying to get yum 
>>If you can drop into the irc channel, I'd be happy to work with you on 
>>this issue.
>>Also, do you have a URL for your previous guide ?

Still be good to see that script of yours, and there should be no real 
reason why you cant go straight from WBEL4 to CentOS4.2

- K

PS: Can we try not top posting, if it can be avoided :)

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