Fedora Upgrade: F31 -> F32

Written by on 12.01.2021 | Technology

First of a new upgrade streak: dnf upgrade –refresh dnf install dnf-plugin-system-upgrade dnf system-upgrade download –releasever=32 dnf system-upgrade reboot And no cleanup. A clean slate obviously has its benefits.

Fedora Upgrade Streak 2

Written by on 29.12.2020 | Technology

F31 Many many years ago, one of several Fedora Core 1 installs I maintained and upgraded turned into a full blown upgrade streak over thirty releases and some fifteen-odd years. The same image saw itself migrate and multiply onto several separate pieces of hardware and virtual machine, all keeping the streak alive in parallel. Alas, […]

Fedora Upgrade: F29 -> F30

Written by on 01.03.2020 | Technology

My latest Fedora 30 upgrade kicked off in the usual fashion: dnf system-upgrade download –refresh –releasever=30 A few packages that “do not belong to a distupgrade repository” were in the way: dnf remove ceph-common system-config-date system-config-services system-config-firewall Everything went swimmingly through: dnf system-upgrade reboot Until I landed at the grub prompt. A quick search found […]

Fedora Upgrade: F28 -> F29

Written by on 22.10.2019 | Technology

A very belated Fedora 29 DNF upgrade initally proceeded without too many issues. But I did run into a couple of interesting problems, one of them seemingly some 15 years in the making. So begins the typical process: dnf upgrade –refresh # nothing as of at least 2019-10-25 dnf install dnf-plugin-system-upgrade dnf system-upgrade download –refresh […]


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