[CentOS] DNF update
billings at negate.org
Wed Sep 7 01:38:39 UTC 2016
> On Sep 6, 2016, at 9:03 PM, John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com> wrote:
> DNF is a replacement for Yum that will probably be in a future RHEL release, but is not used by any RHEL/CentOS yet.
And while dnf has a system-upgrade feature in Fedora, I don’t know how well it’d work in the RHEL world. Upgrading between releases that branches every 6 months (Fedora) to a upgrading an OS that branches every 3 or 4 years (RHEL) is a significantly different job. It would have to deal with a lot of corner cases, particularly when you’re changing init systems and executable layout.
Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>
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