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Old 01-10-2005, 01:43 AM   #1
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Upgrading from Core 2 to 3


I am about ready to upgrad my system from Fedora 2 to 3. As I understand I should be able to boot to a Fedora 3 cd and let the installer take over from there. I don't want to wipe out my current system. Any tips would be appreciated.

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Old 01-10-2005, 03:12 AM   #2
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CD1 from Fedora 3 should detect the presence of FC2 and offer upgrade as an option.
 
Old 01-10-2005, 03:40 AM   #3
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Hello Damon,

Yes, it is possible to upgrade from 2 to 3 but this doesnít always works as smooth as it suppose to do.

So I have only one tip or advice and that is back-up all the things you like to keep.
 
Old 01-11-2005, 05:29 AM   #4
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For the record....upgrade went great. Booted to Fedora core 3 cd and it upgraded everything in about 2 hours. The used up2date to finish the job. Whole process took about 4-5 hours. Working great now. Thanks to all for the help.

Damon
 
Old 02-06-2005, 04:32 PM   #5
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I have a similar situation, but it seems like my current install
is fedora core not fedora1. I put the fedora3 cd#1, but was
not offered an upgrade. How do I upgrade then?
 
  


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