[CentOS] I see 5.3 ISO images on the mirrors

Sorin Srbu sorin.srbu at orgfarm.uu.se
Wed Apr 1 06:48:46 UTC 2009

>-----Original Message-----
>From: centos-bounces at centos.org [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf
>Of Gilbert Sebenste
>Sent: Tuesday, March 31, 2009 7:44 PM
>To: CentOS mailing list
>Subject: Re: [CentOS] I see 5.3 ISO images on the mirrors
>On Tue, 31 Mar 2009, Florin Andrei wrote:
>> On one mirror that I tried, at least.
>> So, is it live yet? :-)
>Almost. Another several more hours before they all sync, and then we're
>good to go.

Really?? Excellent, you rock guys!

>BTW, how does this work? If I want to go from 5.2 to 5.3, can I just
>type "yum upgrade"? If so, what /etc/yum.repos.d entry has to be active
>for that?

Minor version upgrades (eg 5.2 > 5.3): yum update
Major version upgrades (eg 5.9 > 6.0): save conf-files, /home etc first, then 
complete reinstall with new release.

Yum should take care of that for you.

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