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upgrading SUSE Linux SLES 10 from 32-bit to the 64-bit

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NayleM
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upgrading SUSE Linux SLES 10 from 32-bit to the 64-bit

My question is upgrading SUSE Linux SLES 10 from 32-bit to the 64-bit version possible or a fresh install is required??

Please guide me to an upgrade document if available.

I chekced the HW & it was in the supported HW matrix.
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Steven E. Protter
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Re: upgrading SUSE Linux SLES 10 from 32-bit to the 64-bit

Shalom,

With most flavors of Linux a fresh install is required.

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NayleM
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Re: upgrading SUSE Linux SLES 10 from 32-bit to the 64-bit

I will take the answer as a fresh installation is required for upgrading SLES 10 from 32-bit to 64-bit.

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Oviwan
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Re: upgrading SUSE Linux SLES 10 from 32-bit to the 64-bit

yes a fresh install and be sure you have a 64bit CPU
NayleM
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Re: upgrading SUSE Linux SLES 10 from 32-bit to the 64-bit

Thanks for answering my question.
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