How to upgrade to Opensuse 12.1


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Opensuse 12.1 Final has been released, the following post will show How to upgrade your 11.X or 12.1 milestones to RC or Final release ?

The actual installed release:
pirat9@linux-xq75:~> cat  /etc/issue
Welcome to openSUSE 12.1 "Asparagus" Milestone 2  - Kernel r (l).

Start The Upgrade by typing the following commands:

zypper ref && zypper -q dup -d 
init 3 
zypper dup --download-in-advance 
shutdown -r now (to complete the Kernel Update)
  • From 11.x to 12.1 (thx  Amir)
zypper addrepo --name "openSUSE-12.1 OSS" repo-12.1-oss
zypper addrepo --name "openSUSE-12.1 Non-OSS" repo-12.1-non-oss
zypper addrepo --refresh --name "openSUSE-12.1 Updates" repo-11.2-update
zypper ref
zypper dup

Please let us now if it works