Upgrading to centos 5.3
CentOS Team just anounced the avaibility of CentOS 5.3 , Major changes in CentOS 5.3 compared to CentOS 4 include: this
new version updated software versions: Apache-2.2, php-5.1.6, kernel-2.6.18, Gnome-2.16, KDE-3.5, OpenOffice.org-2.3, Evolution-2.12, Firefox-3.0, Thunderbird-2.0, MySQL-5.0, PostgreSQL-8.
Better desktop support with compiz and AIGLX.
Virtualization provided by the Xen hypervisor with Virtual Machine Manager and libvirt.
Sabayon to simplify the construction of user profiles.
Now we will show you how to upgrade from CentOS 5.2 to 5.3.
before you begin to upgrade , reboot your machine
you may to upgarde your glibc first if not you will get later some dependencies issues .
#yum update glibc -y
#yum update -y
[root@unixmen ~]# cat /etc/redhat-release
CentOS release 5.3 (Final)
Voila is done !