Bug 443446

Summary: yum update from FC8 to FC9 pre-release has exception
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Greg Dickie <greg>
Component: pirutAssignee: Jeremy Katz <katzj>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 9CC: james.antill
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Description Greg Dickie 2008-04-21 16:18:03 UTC
Description of problem:

yum update of FC8 to FC9beta

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible: 

not sure, only tried once

Steps to Reproduce:
1. take a station running FC8
2. Update the fedora release packages manually
3. When update wants to update 821 packages say yes
Actual results:

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Comment 1 Greg Dickie 2008-04-21 16:18:03 UTC
Created attachment 303165 [details]
dump from exception handler

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 09:52:10 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:

Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2008-05-28 19:44:22 UTC
This sin't a support method of upgrading.  Please use anaconda (or preupgrade)
to do an ugprade between releases