RE: Live Upgrade for Linux
From: Mario Aguilera (email@example.com)
From: "Mario Aguilera" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: "Kelly Sauke" <email@example.com>, <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Wed, 26 Mar 2003 13:31:00 -0500
>>Maybe I need a little clarification of what Live Upgrade does. I've
>>gotten a lot of response of what I would call installer utilities but
>>not a Live Upgrade (if I'm wrong please point it out to me). What Live
>>Upgrade does under solaris is it creates a complete alternate boot .....
I wrote a bunch of alternatives, but the reply got rejected cause it was too
long aparently. To make things simple: no, there isn't anything out there
like Live Upgrade for any linux distribution AFAIK.
Alternatives: Disk image + your favorite updater.. that way you just swap
the drive if something goes wrong and bingo.