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Old 08-27-2008, 08:41 AM   #1
jburklow
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syntax question on using up2date with --upgrade-to-release


Hello, I am fairly new to administering RHEL I have a server running RHEL 4. I need to update to release 6 the current release is 7. I run the command "up2date --upgrade-to-release 6 --dry-run" when I view the list of packages that will be updated the redhat-release is at

redhat-release 4ES 8.0.el4_7.1 i386.

Am I running the command correctly? shouldn't the redhat release show as 4_6.1? I appreciate any help and guidance that is offered

Best regards,
Jeff
 
Old 08-31-2008, 04:21 PM   #2
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These two posts are duplicates.

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...elease-665772/

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...elease-665761/
 
Old 08-31-2008, 05:14 PM   #3
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Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate. The one in RedHat remains open here: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...elease-665772/
 
  


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