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CentOS 5.2 Released

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by DReade83, Jun 24, 2008.

  1. DReade83

    DReade83 Well-Known Member

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    Next time you run UPCP, you'll see "Update 24 Package(s)" in the list. So far it seems there are updates for BIND, OpenSSL and OpenSSH amongst loads more.

    EDIT: Correction, that was the first stage. Come the dependancies bit, it totals to more than 130 packages!
     
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    Hi,


    I have upgraded my own office machine to 5.2, however I haven't touched any cPanel boxes running CentOS 5.

    My question is; is it safe to upgrade to CentOS 5.2 on a cPanel system?

    Is it just to do a yum upgrade?


    Thanks :)
     
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    I can tell you this much, new installations are failing badly. That is if you install CentOS via the online CentOS repositories. I have setup 3 VPS's and all failed due to CentOS 5.2
     
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    Went without any issues here, however it was a bit slow compared to the upgrade done earlier in the day (local time).
     
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    I've only had one problem on all the servers I've upped to v5.2 (which will happen automatically for most when sysup runs as part of upcp). That one was down to a dependency issue with bind-chroot. Other than that, no problems at all. Be aware that it also includes a new kernel, so a reboot will also be needed.

    Oh, and it'll trigger mails from CSF if you use it.
     
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    it seems that build-in yum plugin fastest mirror is not working very well, so had to remove it in order to install postgresql and some other non-cpanel packages.
     
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