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Re: [alpine-user] upgrading to edge

From: Tim Jones <b631093f-779b-4d67-9ffe-5f6d5b1d3f8a_at_protonmail.ch>
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:37:51 +0000

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On Tuesday, September 18, 2018 3:08 AM, Wayne <waynedpj_at_ingiro.xyz> wrote:

> ahoy all,
>
> successfully installed Alpine 3.8 on an x86-64 machine and then
> tried to upgrade to the rolling 'edge' release using these instructions:
>
> https://wiki.alpinelinux.org/wiki/Include:Upgrading_to_Edge
>
> the instructions finish with saying that upon updating to edge the
> command 'cat /etc/alpine-release' should show a 'build date attached
> to the release'. however after following all instructions and
> rebooting 'cat /etc/alpine-release' still gives me '3.8.0'.
>
> is the wiki incorrect or does this indicate that i have not been
> upgraded to edge? i would be happy to update the wiki in whatever case.
>
> thanks, w
>
>


Yeah, its a bug that has been reported by me and a bunch of other people. Still awaiting a fix..... . ;-(



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Received on Tue Sep 18 2018 - 07:37:51 UTC