Updating fedora with yum
They are NOT SUITABLE for regular day-to-day use unless you are a fairly experienced user, and certainly not suitable for mission-critical use.You should read through those pages carefully before deciding to run Branched or, particularly, Rawhide.Customers using older versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux must continue using RHN Classic. System can also be registered via the command line by using the "subscription-manager" command.Refer to FAQ for Changes to Red Hat's Entitlement Platform with RHEL 6.1 and 5.7 and What's the difference between management services provided by Red Hat Network (RHN) Classic and Red Hat Subscription Management (RHSM)? To register your system either trough the GUI or form the command line follow the instructions in the Using and Configuring Red Hat Subscription Manager guide.
Use yum command to install critical and non-critical security updates as well as binary packages. yum-plugin-fastestmirror.noarch 1.1.31-42.el7 @base zip.x86_64 3.0-11.el7 @base zlib.x86_64 1.2.7-17.el7 @base zlib-devel.x86_64 1.2.7-17.el7 @base Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * base: centos.* epel: * extras: centos.* updates: centos.Installed Packages httpd.x86_64 2.4.6-Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * base: centos.* epel: * extras: centos.* updates: centos.Installed Packages httpd.x86_64 2.4.6-67.el7.centos.6 @updates Loading "installonlyn" plugin Loading "security" plugin Setting up repositories Reading repository metadata in from local files Installed Packages perl.i386 4:5.8.8-10.el5_0.2 installed perl-Archive-Tar.noarch 1.30-1.fc6 installed perl-BSD-Resource.i386 1.28-1.fc6.1 installed perl-Compress-Zlib.i386 1.42-1.fc6 installed perl-DBD-My SQL.i386 3.0007-1.fc6 installed perl-DBI.i386 1.52-1.fc6 installed perl-Digest-HMAC.noarch 1.01-15 installed perl-Digest-SHA1.i386 2.11-1.2.1 installed perl-HTML-Parser.i386 3.55-1.fc6 installed ..... Installed Groups: Engineering and Scientific My SQL Database Editors System Tools Text-based Internet Legacy Network Server DNS Name Server Dialup Networking Support FTP Server Network Servers Legacy Software Development Legacy Software Support Development Libraries Graphics Web Server Ruby Printing Support Mail Server Server Configuration Tools Postgre SQL Database Available Groups: Office/Productivity Administration Tools Beagle Development Tools GNOME Software Development X Software Development Virtualization GNOME Desktop Environment Authoring and Publishing Mono Games and Entertainment XFCE-4.4 Tomboy Java Java Development Emacs X Window System Windows File Server KDE Software Development KDE (K Desktop Environment) Horde Sound and Video Free NX and NX News Server Yum Utilities Graphical Internet Done Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * base: del-mirrors.* epel: ftp.* extras: del-mirrors.* updates: del-mirrors.Environment Group: File and Print Server Environment-Id: file-print-server-environment Description: File, print, and storage server for enterprises.
It will first download the upgrade files, then prompt you to reboot the system and install them, again in similar fashion to a system update.
When the upgrade is complete, the system will reboot again to the new release.
directly, without the DNF system upgrade plugin, is not explicitly tested by Fedora QA and issues with it are not considered blockers for a release, but in practice it works for many users.
To learn more, refer to Upgrading Fedora using dnf.