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Re: FC 5 > FC6 via YUM update



Lonni J Friedman wrote:

>> I thought that you need some kind of bootdisk to run anaconda.  Can
>> you run an anaconda upgrade from a running FC5 system?  Also, since
>> doing an upgrade via yum or net both go over the 'Net, is there a
>> significant difference between them?
> 
> You do need some kind of bootable mechanism to run the anaconda 
> installer, however it doesn't have to be a CD.  USB key, PXEboot, etc
>  all work fine.  The difference is that using anaconda is a
> 'supported' method for upgrading whereas yum is not.

	Hmmm...  I'll have to see if this laptop will boot via usb or
something.  There's no floppy in it and I don't have anything to boot
from via PEXboot.

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