RFE: have firstboot perform an initial package update

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Thu Mar 16 15:53:54 UTC 2006

Ben Steeves wrote:

>I stuck this in the "new kernel breaks nvidia module" thread, but
>figured it'd be better if I pulled it out to generate some actual
>Has anyone ever considered the idea of having firstboot ask the user 
>if they'd like to run an initial yum update before they even finish
>booting the first time?  It might cut down on the number of "Fedora
>ate my baby" posts.
>Just a thought...
I think this is filed already in bugzilla.  An even better idea has been 
discussed about pulling in updates during installation if a repository 
is available during the updates though it increases the amount of QA 


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