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Fedora 8 Update: preupgrade-1.0.1-1.fc8



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2008-11587
2008-12-21 00:44:33
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Name        : preupgrade
Product     : Fedora 8
Version     : 1.0.1
Release     : 1.fc8
URL         : https://fedorahosted.org/preupgrade/
Summary     : Preresolves dependencies and prepares a system for an upgrade
Description :
Preresolves all dependencies, downloads the packages and makes your system
ready for an upgrade via anaconda.

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Update Information:

This update fixes bugs found in preupgrade-1.0.0:  - Allow installation on ppc
- Fix upgrades with separate /var partition or software RAID root  - Fix
upgrading remotely with VNC + static networking
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ChangeLog:

* Mon Dec  8 2008 Will Woods <wwoods redhat com> - 1.0.1-1
- Fix yaboot Conflicts: to allow installation on ppc (bug 473065)
- Fix crash with separate /var partition or mdraid root (bug 473782)
- Fix crash with mdraid (software RAID) root (bug 473103)
- CLI: Use the right dir for createrepo 
- CLI: Fix network option parsing, add --dhcp
- CLI: Write network options into ks.cfg (bug 472933)
* Fri Nov 21 2008 Will Woods <wwoods redhat com> - 1.0.0-1
- Minor UI fixes
- Add --clean flag
- Use checksums to verify boot image integrity
- Clean up bootloader config when cleaning an interrupted run
- Use 'ybin --bootonce' on ppc rather than changing default boot target
- Be more careful about picking a keymap (bug 471515)
- Add Fedora 10 (Cambridge) to releases.txt
* Mon Nov  3 2008 Will Woods <wwoods redhat com> - 0.9.9-1
- Fetch release data from http://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/releases.txt
- Recognize new metadata filenames
- Generate kickstart for all installs
- Automatically upgrade bootloader config during upgrade
- preupgrade-cli: Add --vnc for headless remote installs
- preupgrade-cli: Properly set locale so we don't crash on non-en_US
- preupgrade-cli: Fix --help
* Thu Oct  2 2008 Will Woods <wwoods redhat com> - 0.9.8-2
- Clear cache after user decides not to resume an old run
- Add Fedora 10 Beta to releases.list
* Thu Sep 18 2008 Will Woods <wwoods redhat com> - 0.9.8-1
- GUI version prompts to resume interrupted runs
- Checks for available disk space before downloading / rebooting
- Does not change boot target until you hit the Reboot button
- Handle invalid treeinfo gracefully (bug #459935)
- Use UUID=xxx for devices - makes finding devices much more robust
- No more network dialog for missing packages
- Use anaconda's own depsolving tweaks (whiteout/blacklist)
- Use kickstart to automate installs
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #472933 - Preupgrade-cli not working with static IP assignment
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=472933
  [ 2 ] Bug #473065 - Preupgrade conflicts with bad yaboot release
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=473065
  [ 3 ] Bug #473103 - preupgrade-1.0.0-1 refuses to upgrade raid0/raid5 root
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=473103
  [ 4 ] Bug #473782 - upgrading process is trying to locate repository in /mnt/sysimage/cache/preupgrade (notice missing /var)
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=473782
  [ 5 ] Bug #444497 - preupgrade doesn't work with software raided /boot
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=444497
  [ 6 ] Bug #476480 - teach preupgrade about custom vnc ports
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=476480
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update preupgrade' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
http://fedoraproject.org/keys
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