View Full Version : Is there an Ubuntu-like upgrade path for Fedora 8?

12th November 2007, 04:07 PM
Is there a way to upgrade my Fedora 7 to 8 by doing an upgrade without the DVD? My computer doesn't have a DVD. I would like to do this via the Internet through a proxy style firewall. This worked fine with a recent Ubuntu upgrade but now I want to upgrade my workhorse Fedora workstation.


12th November 2007, 04:15 PM
The short answer is yes, you can upgrade via yum. The long answer though is if your computer is at all relied on for productivity I would give this upgrade some thought. Troll this forum for a while ands see what problems people are having. I love Fedora, I want to see everyone using it and I dont want to be negative, but...I have seen smoother introductions.

As far as how to upgrade via yum I will let someone better suited answer that or you can alternatly search using key words such as "F8 upgrade."