Bug 632079 - Feature request: Report 'stability' of version upgrading to
Feature request: Report 'stability' of version upgrading to
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: preupgrade (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Richard Hughes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-09-09 01:47 EDT by Gareth
Modified: 2011-06-28 09:09 EDT (History)
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Description Gareth 2010-09-09 01:47:33 EDT
Description of problem:
Accidentally upgraded to Alpha release (F14) from F11 because didn't realise it was an alpha release. It would be nice if the stability (or lack thereof) could be reported by the preupgrade-cli tool (believe that this might be done with the gui version)

Change to output similar to:

"Fedora 12"
"Fedora 13"
"Fedora 14" /Alpha/
Comment 1 Jeff Raber 2010-09-12 15:13:53 EDT
F11 is no longer supported (EOL).  

This /is/ handled in the preupgrade GUI by requiring the user to select "Display unstable test releases (e.g. Alpha and Beta releases above" if they want those options.

I am changing the version to 13 as a brief test on F13 did not inform me of the release status of "Fedora 14".
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2011-05-31 10:03:05 EDT
This message is a reminder that Fedora 13 is nearing its end of life.
Approximately 30 (thirty) days from now Fedora will stop maintaining
and issuing updates for Fedora 13.  It is Fedora's policy to close all
bug reports from releases that are no longer maintained.  At that time
this bug will be closed as WONTFIX if it remains open with a Fedora 
'version' of '13'.

Package Maintainer: If you wish for this bug to remain open because you
plan to fix it in a currently maintained version, simply change the 'version' 
to a later Fedora version prior to Fedora 13's end of life.

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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2011-06-28 09:09:47 EDT
Fedora 13 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2011-06-25. Fedora 13 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug.

If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of 
Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version.

Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.

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