Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 26th Apr 2007 19:25 UTC, submitted by RJop
Fedora Core "The Fedora Project is pleased to announce the release of the fourth and final test release of Fedora 7! Test 4 is for beta users." Announcement and release notes here. Update: Screenshots.
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RE[3]: Rolling updates.
by wibbit on Fri 27th Apr 2007 07:38 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Rolling updates."
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I updated from Fedora 6 to the test using the shell command 'yum update' and it worked okay. In general this is not recommended since it can cause problems. I backed up my home directory and .hidden files just in case.

You really should be using yum upgrade, this takes in to account --obsoletes (I.E. removing packages that are no longer needed).

Is the same as the update command with the --obsoletes flag set. See update for more details.

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