[OpenIndiana-discuss] hipster conversion
dkjar at elmira.edu
Tue Sep 26 14:43:41 UTC 2017
I think I will try upgrading a snapshot of the VM I created of the
actual server and see how that goes... I don't think there will
hardware problems on the server since it is a sun x2200m2.
On 09/26/17 08:43, Jonathan Adams wrote:
> Like you, I have a few 151a boxes lying around.
> Originally I had a box that was upgrade every few weeks, and it managed to
> be upgraded to the latest hipster, so it is possible. However the number
> of incremental changes that have happened since 151a, and the incrementals
> might have been pruned over time, which means that the general advice now
> is that you do a fresh install and copy on your files.
> The 151a boxes I have will be replaced in the next year, so that potential
> headache will go away for me, and they will be fresh install on new
> Either way you decide to go, remember to take plenty of backups before you
> On 26 September 2017 at 13:17, Daniel Kjar <dkjar at elmira.edu> wrote:
>> I have been letting things just 'run' for quite a while now but since I
>> started working towards virtualizing my systems I have come to notice that
>> 151a is no longer a thing... Is it 'safe' for me to upgrade my servers (a
>> file server and a web server/mysql server) to hipster? I don't want to let
>> them rot on 151a if that is no longer being supported. That whole will
>> likely just get deeper.
>> I hate to do it but I could start fresh with hipster but I haven't
>> installed all of my stuff in 10 years so I am not sure I even remember
>> where to look for my notes on what I did...
>> Dr. Daniel Kjar
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>> Division of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
>> Elmira College
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Dr. Daniel Kjar
Associate Professor of Biology
Division of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
1 Park Place
Elmira, NY 14901
"...humans send their young men to war; ants send their old ladies"
-E. O. Wilson
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