On February 8, 2023 3:51:52 PM EST, Ian Mortimer <i.mortimer at uq.edu.au> wrote: >On Wed, 8 Feb 2023, Fred wrote: > >> I'm trying to build up the courage to do a full system upgrade to >> Rocky.latest. I hate doing upgrades, it's such a pain in the rear to >get >> everything working again, and get all my tweaks back into place. > >Getting all your configuration into ansible, puppet or the like is a >bit >of work but a real benefit when it's time to upgrade. > >> I despise >> Gnome 3+, and prefer Mate. Someone (EPEL ??) built Mate for C7, but >the >> existing binaries for C8 don't work very well, there are none that I >know >> of for C9, and AFAIK Rocky is the only Centos clone that supports >Mate. > >I'm using Mate on Rocky 9 at work and on CentOS 8 stream on my >laptop. Works fine for what I need. Is it possible to use ansible, puppet or the like to do this on an existing system?