Wolf Siedler wrote:
I need to migrate a Fedora Directory Server (1.1) from one host to
another. Both hosts are on latest CentOS 5 level.
Having read the installation instructions (8.4.3 Migrating a Directory
Server from One Machine to Another), I feel this could (should?) be done
by script migrate-ds-admin.pl.
Keeping the hostname is nor a problem as the old host is about to be
However, I am confused about the script parameters
--oldsroot/--actualroot from the manual. They both refer to the
Directory Server directory in /opt, where it used to be until Fedora DS
I am unsure what to use for Fedora DS version 1.1.x.
Can anybody advise, please?
Is there any other potential issue I should be aware of?
Needless to say, I appreciate any advice.
migration is only used for major version upgrades. If you are going to
be using the same DS version on the same OS release and architecture,
you should just be able to copy the old files to the new machine, after
installing the sotware.
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