[CentOS] 5.0 -> 5.1

Thu Mar 6 11:09:55 UTC 2008
Martin Marques <martin at marquesminen.com.ar>

Ashley M. Kirchner escribió:
> Jim Perrin wrote:
>> If you've been running yum update, you're already at 5.1. You may just
>> need to reboot to load the new kernel.
>    Nope, I don't run yum.  I do manual updates.  So I've rsynced the 
> updates to a local drives, and then ran rpm against them.  There's 
> something about running un-attended updates on a life system.  I've had 
> too many cases where I come into the office in the morning and the 
> system is dead because of some update overnight.

Never automate the updates. Do them manually, using yum, and selecting 
the packages you are interested in.