[Slackdocs] Server OS upgrade this week
eha at alienbase.nl
Fri Aug 21 13:54:26 CEST 2015
On Thu, 20 Aug 2015, Eric Hameleers (SBo) wrote:
>>> This was an upgrade of Slackware 13.37 to 14.0. I plan on repeating
>>> this exercise in a short while, when I migrate the server to
>>> Slackware 14.1.
> Well John, that is because in Slackware, only the upgrades from one version
> to the next are officially supported. Jumping a version needs more planning
> and is more error-prone.
> In other news, I upgraded the test VM (clone of the wiki server) from 14.0 to
> 14.1 without a hitch after diner.
> No package recompilations were needed this time, and the changes to
> configuration files were trivial. So I am fairly certain that the Wiki will
> be running on Slackware 14.1 before the weekend is over.
The upgrade completed without a glitch. The server is running Slackware
14.1 now. I don't have to worry about OS upgrades the next couple of years
Cheers, Eric H.
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