Fedora Upgrade: F35 -> F36

Written by on 30.05.2022 | Technology

Continuing the Fedora upgrade streak: dnf system-upgrade download –releasever=36 With some relief, I have resolution of a problem I have had since F34 with lock screen and hibernate and anything else which blanks out the screen resulting in lost keyboard and mouse input. Phew.

Fedora Upgrade: F34 -> F35

Written by on 27.12.2021 | Technology

Another one in the new upgrade streak: dnf system-upgrade download –releasever=35 Nothing major, although transaction error: Problem: problem with installed package perl-Crypt-PWSafe3-1.22-17.fc34.noarch Was met with quick sledgehammer: rpm -e –nodeps perl-Crypt-PWSafe3 Post-upgrade, I had an app or two that required the following command-line option, as suggested by https://githubmate.com/repo/flavioislima/HeroicGamesLauncher/issues/666: –disable-gpu-sandbox

Fedora Upgrade: F33 -> F34

Written by on 23.08.2021 | Technology

Continuing the new upgrade streak: dnf system-upgrade download –releasever=34 All is well on XFCE, after a “dropped-prefs” gnome-login detour into Gnome 4 on initial login.

Fedora Upgrade: F32 -> F33

Written by on 08.06.2021 | Technology

Continuing the new upgrade streak: dnf system-upgrade download –releasever=33 Easy peasy. The only wrinkle was related to openssh’s deprecation of ssh-rsa (https://lwn.net/Articles/821544), causing some issues with some connections. A quick fix ~/.ssh/config like the following is a workaround: Host bitbucket.org User git PubkeyAcceptedKeyTypes ssh-rsa

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