I am running Suse Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP2 and I need to upgrade to SLES 11 SP2.
Can I just write a script which will install all the RPM's present in SLES 11 SP2 on my SLES 10 SP2 system.
The process is the same regardless of when the updates are installed.
This document gives an overview of YOU, the update process in the context of installation, and accessing YOU after installation.
After that, SP2 was released on August 9, 2005, containing all the released updates and bugfixes since August 2004. Although it has grown a significant community of adherents, desktop Linux generally has not been adopted in the business world.
Most distribution vendors usually concentrated on the server side of Linux, where the platform was rapidly becoming adopted.
-- CAVEAT: MD [open SUSE 11.3 KDE4.5.5 Thunderbird3.1.8 via NNTP] Q: What do you get if you divide the circumference of a jack-o-lantern by its diameter? Su SE Linux Professional is what later became open SUSE. - It is a lot of work: you have to do now what you did not do in years. You can upgrade to a version 10.x something, by first grabbing the DVD from somewhere.
Run al the security updates (find links to unmaintained repos). With it, enterprises can cost-effectively deliver core business services, enable secure networks, and simplify the management of their heterogeneous IT infrastructure, maximizing efficiency and value.The only enterprise Linux recommended by Microsoft and SAP, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server is optimized to deliver high-performance mission-critical services, as well as edge of network, and web infrastructure workloads.cites: System_upgrade and you say you want to save your installed software, what do you mean..you wanna save your old Apache or pine and use with a new 11.4 base system? ) of your current install, sufficiently to restore the system at any point. are we talking a desktop system on a laptop or an enterprise server in a rack... hmmmmm, there is (somewhere) the way to do it, but i can't find it now... It would also be wise to test all of the intermediate steps as fresh installs on a spare partition (or disk! There have been a number of Service Packs (SP's) released for NLD 9.