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How do I reinstall Fedora keeping configuration, packages and data

Sometimes, one needs to reinstall Fedora because it got messed up by mistake or because it has not been updated for several releases.

Note: This is fallout of https://ask.fedoraproject.org/en/question/126727/boot-to-new-kernel-hangs-after-distro-upgrade-25-to-26-to-27-to-28/?comment=126762#post-id-126762 worthy getting a separate answer. I will answer this question myself.

How do I reinstall Fedora keeping configuration, packages and data

Sometimes, one needs to reinstall Fedora because it got messed up by mistake or because it has not been updated for several releases.

Note: This is fallout of https://ask.fedoraproject.org/en/question/126727/boot-to-new-kernel-hangs-after-distro-upgrade-25-to-26-to-27-to-28/?comment=126762#post-id-126762 worthy getting a separate answer. I will answer this question myself.