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Old 02-06-2013, 11:20 AM   #1
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Upgrade RHEL 5 to RHEL 6

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Upgrade RHEL 5 to RHEL 6

Manual upgrade from RHEL 5.5 to RHEL 6.2

Recently I contacted RH for in-place upgrade from RHEL 5 to RHEL 6 and got the standard reply from RH that this kind of upgrade is not supported.
I pressed for any document that gives steps carried out when the
Old 02-06-2013, 01:26 PM   #2
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red hat has NEVER supported a " upgrade" between MAJOR versions

back up your date
do a new install of RHEL 6.3
import the data into 6.3
-- note some "sql" database tables will need a tool from rhel
contact them for the migration tools


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