Updating fedora 5

This repository helps for those who intend to setup apache php based web servers with various kinds of open source applications.This repository is used because the default Cent OS/fedora distros do not have the latest versions of these packages! The repository can be easily setup on Cent OS/Fedora through the rpm installer which will setup the repository configuration.The basic idea is to have your system fully up-to-date.Then you should make sure that you are using the NEWEST kernel. Remove all the old kernels by checking:#[[email protected] ~]# yum -y list installed | grep kernel kernel.i686 2.6.16-1.2111_FC4 installed kernel.i686 2.6.16-1.2096_FC4 installed kernel.i686 2.6.17-1.2141_FC4 installed kernel.i686 2.6.17-1.2142_FC4 installed kernel-smp.i686 2.6.17-1.2142_FC4 installed kernel-smp.i686 2.6.15-1.1833_FC4 installed kernel-smp.i686 2.6.17-1.2141_FC4 installed kernel-smp.i686 2.6.16-1.2111_FC4 installed kernel-smp.i686 2.6.11-1.1369_FC4 installed kernel-smp.i686 2.6.16-1.2096_FC4 installed [[email protected] ~]# yum remove kernel-smp-2.6.15* Setting up Remove Process Resolving Dependencies -- Running transaction check Dependencies Resolved ============================================================================= Package Arch Version Repository Size ============================================================================= Removing: kernel-smp i686 2.6.15-1.1833_FC4 installed 42 M Transaction Summary ============================================================================= Install 0 Package(s) Update 0 Package(s) Remove 1 Package(s) Total download size: 0 Is this ok [y/N]: y Downloading Packages: Running Transaction Test Finished Transaction Test Transaction Test Succeeded Running Transaction Removing : kernel-smp ######################### [1/1] Removed: kernel-smp.i686 0:2.6.15-1.1833_FC4 Complete!Additionally, make sure you back up your system before proceeding.One popular tool available in Fedora for this purpose is deja-dup.

Before you do anything, you will want to make sure you have the latest packages for Fedora 22 before beginning the upgrade process.

A little web surfing indicated the problem might be excluded packages in and

The solution is to delete the affected packages or first update them.

Today we shall see how to Install/Upgrade php to 5.5 from Remi repository using YUM.

The Remi(Les RPM de Remi) repository provides the latest version of various software packages related to php and mysql for redhat based linux distros like Cent OS, Fedora and RHEL.