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by gingerade
2007/12/04 00:56:13
Forum: CentOS 5 - General Support
Topic: Upgrading CentOS 5.0 to CentOS 5.1
Replies: 6
Views: 747

Re: Upgrading CentOS 5.0 to CentOS 5.1

I just want to report that I successfully upgraded from 5.0 to 5.1 via yum update. :-)
by gingerade
2007/12/03 08:38:03
Forum: CentOS 5 - General Support
Topic: Upgrading CentOS 5.0 to CentOS 5.1
Replies: 6
Views: 747

Re: Upgrading CentOS 5.0 to CentOS 5.1

Thanks very much, toracat. From the link http://www.centos.org/modules/newbb/viewtopic.php?viewmode=thread&topic_id=11128&forum=37&post_id=35999 : As already stated elsewhere in this thread (but I want to make sure people understand this too ) upgrades between minor versions (the y in CentOS-X.y) in...
by gingerade
2007/12/03 05:18:23
Forum: CentOS 5 - General Support
Topic: Upgrading CentOS 5.0 to CentOS 5.1
Replies: 6
Views: 747

Upgrading CentOS 5.0 to CentOS 5.1

Hello all,

Sorry for the very stupid newbie question... do I just YUM UPDATE to upgrade from CentOS 5.0 to the recently released CentOS 5.1?

Many thanks.
by gingerade
2007/05/27 22:07:14
Forum: CentOS 4 - Server Support
Topic: Server Management Tools
Replies: 10
Views: 6290

Re: Server Management Tools

Creating Server Administrator Users for Supported Red Hat Enterprise Linux
http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/software/svradmin/5.2/en/ug/html/setup.htm#wp1044261

How to start the OMSA GUI
http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/software/svradmin/5.2/en/ug/html/using.htm#wp1039152
by gingerade
2007/05/27 22:02:19
Forum: CentOS 4 - Hardware Support
Topic: Dell Poweredge 2900
Replies: 3
Views: 739

Re: Dell Poweredge 2900

Install CentOS first, then go here: http://linux.dell.com/repo/hardware/#yum
by gingerade
2007/05/27 21:57:30
Forum: CentOS 4 - X86_64,s390(x) and PowerPC Support
Topic: Dell OpenManage 5.1 - Is it supported?
Replies: 3
Views: 1630

Re: Dell OpenManage 5.1 - Is it supported?

Instruction here:

http://linux.dell.com/repo/hardware/#yum
by gingerade
2007/05/27 21:33:34
Forum: CentOS 5 - General Support
Topic: Xen kernel and intel microcode update
Replies: 6
Views: 1428

Re: Xen kernel and intel microcode update

Experienced the same problem.

Hardware Config:
Dell PowerEdge 1750
2 x Xeon Processor 2.4Ghz
2 Gb RAM
RAID 5; 3 x 36 GB HDD
Bios Revision A12
by gingerade
2007/05/24 18:22:31
Forum: CentOS 4 - General Support
Topic: Bootup failure after yum update (CentOS 4.4 to 4.5)
Replies: 6
Views: 1586

Re: Bootup failure after yum update (CentOS 4.4 to 4.5)

THE PROBLEM: The "init" file in (problematic) initrd-2.6.9-55.EL.img contains this: mount -o grpquota,usrquota,rw --ro -t ext3 /dev/root /sysroot The init file in the older (working) initrd image contains this: mount -o defaults --ro -t ext3 /dev/root /sysroot THE SOLUTION (Summary): - backup initrd...
by gingerade
2007/05/21 17:19:29
Forum: CentOS 4 - General Support
Topic: Bootup failure after yum update (CentOS 4.4 to 4.5)
Replies: 6
Views: 1586

Re: Bootup failure after yum update (CentOS 4.4 to 4.5)

Unfortunately, no one has offered to help yet. So no, no news and I am still stuck with a bootup failure. As I understand it, I need to: 1. Boot rescue CD (linux rescue) 2. Enter server files 3. Unzip and unarchive initrd image 4. Change something to include 'ro' in mount command 5. Archive and zip ...
by gingerade
2007/05/20 15:47:52
Forum: CentOS 4 - General Support
Topic: Confused why so many yum updates today
Replies: 6
Views: 511

Re: Confused why so many yum updates today

[quote]Just to add though: Don't run the update today! Give it a couple of days and wait to see if others report any problems running all that at the same time. [/quote] Yes, wait for silly gooses like me to hit the wall first... My server refused to boot up after yum update (CentOS 4.4 to 4.5) http...

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