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aAd Mavric
31st October 2006, 10:29 AM
Hello. I am going to build a new computer very soon. I plan on using the harddrive from the old computer which has Fedora Core 5 on it. My question is: Would I have to reinstall Fedora? I am only replacing the MotherBoard, CPU and Ram, the harddrive, sound card and video card are going to stay the same.

31st October 2006, 03:34 PM
Typically, it depends on the similarities of the two motherboards (mainly the southbridge). If the southbridge's are similar (same manufacturer ie: VIA, Intel, SiS, etc..) there's a good chance it will work...but it's never guaranteed. Good luck!