[CentOS] Centos 5.1 distro: How to upgrade 5.0 to 5.1 with yum??

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Thu Nov 29 00:33:06 UTC 2007

Robinson Tiemuqinke wrote:
>  My major concerns is: After the 5.1 is released, the
> update channel/directory
> (.../centos/5.1/updates/{SRPMS,i386,x86_64}/...)  may
> change to contain only updates for 5.1
> snapshot/release, not updates since 5.0. If so, then
> all my Centos 5.0 boxes will suffer.  

afaik, the updates directory contains the latest updates to all packages 
that have been updated since the original .0 release.

clients update from .../centos/5/updates/...   .../not 
centos/5.1/updates/...  (or 4 vs 4.x, etc)

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