[CentOS] Moving files to new server
Thomas E Dukes
edukes at alltel.net
Sun Mar 5 19:41:36 UTC 2006
> -----Original Message-----
> From: centos-bounces at centos.org
> [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf Of Jim Smith
> Sent: Sunday, March 05, 2006 1:44 PM
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> Subject: RE: [CentOS] Moving files to new server
> --- Thomas E Dukes <edukes at alltel.net> wrote:
> > Hello Les,
> > I think you are right about the fresh install. This
> machine has been
> > upgraded numerous times and I have the opportunity to clean
> things up.
> > My biggest concerns are the users, home directories and mysql dbs.
> > Thanks for the step by step!!!!
> > Eddie
> With Update 3 knocking on the door If I was you I'd :-
> - burn fresh iso's of U3 (when they arrive) and partition the
> new server afresh.
> - Configure everything afresh bearing in mind that the old
> - Use the old as a backup while the new one gets on its feet.
> Your present setup given the numerous upgrades and so on is
> not recommended for a production machine.
Didn't realize a new update was coming. It may be the end of next week
before I get the new PC and probably the weekend before I have a chance to
even set it up. Do you know how long before the update?
Thanks for letting me know this!!
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