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Oracle Linux: Support for in-place upgrade between major Linux releases (Doc ID 821668.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 27, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 4.4 to Oracle Linux 8.0 [Release OL4U4 to OL8]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Oracle Compute Cloud Service - Version N/A to N/A
Linux Itanium
Linux ARM 64-bit
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


The Release Note of each Oracle Linux (OL) version clearly denotes the supportability of in-place upgrade.
This document serves to remind and reiterate this point.


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