> -----Original Message----- > From: CentOS [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf Of Johnny > Hughes > Sent: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 7:25 AM > To: centos at centos.org > Subject: Re: [CentOS] I'm making the change to a new OS > > On 01/23/2017 07:47 PM, TE Dukes wrote: > > > > > >> -----Original Message----- > >> From: CentOS [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf Of Mark > >> LaPierre > >> Sent: Monday, January 23, 2017 7:30 PM > >> To: centos at centos.org; Mark LaPierre > >> Subject: Re: [CentOS] I'm making the change to a new OS > >> > >> On 01/22/17 23:12, TE Dukes wrote: > >>> Decided to upgrade to 7.x. > >>> > >>> It's been a good ride 6.x, but you're living in the past. > >>> > >>> Everything is backed up, just waiting on my new 4TB HD to arrive for > >>> a fresh install. > >>> > >>> See ya'll on the other side!! > >>> > >> > >> I just built a brand new Centos 7 machine for a friend this weekend. > >> I did a net install. All went well once I figured my way through the > >> installer. It took me a while to find the button that I need to > >> click to turn on the network connection. > >> > > Actually, I've been running a centos 7 vm for a couple months now on a 6.8 > system with no problems. Just been scared to do a fresh install because it > can't be upgraded from 6.8. > > > > I'm saving the old HD just in case I need to revert back. > > > > This will be the first time in 20 yrs that I'll try 'custom' partitioning. I've > always gone the default route. I want to setup extra space/partition for > backups until I can build a stand alone NAS. > > > > I hope all my config files in 6.8 work in 7.3. > > If you are running httpd, you are likely going to need to modify the config > files. > > This page will help: > > https://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.4/upgrading.html > > But there are many other apache 2.2 to 2.4 upgrading help sites available. > > Thanks for the heads up and link. I don't really do anything special with apache except for my test website that use a .htaccess file to rewrite for seo urls. I am more concerned with mail and dns. Fail2ban wasn't an easy setup getting rules to work. Then there's iptables and ipset. Hope I can hit the ground running.