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Re: [SLE] Upgrading methods
  • From: Ken Schneider <suselist@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 24 May 2004 07:17:49 -0400
  • Message-id: <1085397468.14887.6.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sun, 2004-05-23 at 21:25, Jack Brooks wrote:
> With 9.1 on the way, what have most of you found to be the best way to
> install it? Simply upgrade via YaST or a completely fresh install
> (wiping out 9.0 and reformatting, etc.)?

If the upgrade does not spit out a lot of errors then go with that (only
used YOU to update/upgrade). If you have installed a lot of programs
using tgz files or used apt then you will have a lot of problems and
probably should use a clean install.

Ken Schneider
unix user since 1989
linux user since 1994
SuSE user since 1998 (5.2)

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