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Re: Upgrading to F16 Beta

From: Peter Gueckel <pgueckel_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Oct 07 2011 - 17:30:18 GMT
To: users@lists.fedoraproject.org

JD wrote:

> Besides backing up the system first, before attempting this,
> is it possible to fully upgrade to F16 while booted into
> current F14?

If you are going to try it, I would recommend that you familiarize yourself with
how to change the UID and GID of the users on your computer. Your old account
will have been 500:500, but on Fedora 16 it will be 1000:1000. I believe you
should change your UID/GID before you upgrade.

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