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Unable to upgrade to Fedora 26 from Fedora 25

asked 2017-07-26 09:53:40 -0600

Pramodh gravatar image

I am new to linux. I have used Ubuntu for 1 year and thought to try out Fedora. Used Fedora for 2 Months. When F26 was release tried to upgrade from F25. But unable to do so. Tried both the methods - i.e., through software update method - it would download completely but won't restart and upgrade, also using terminal - would download updates but when "sudo dnf system-upgrade reboot" command is executed, I get - "Error: system is not ready for upgrade" Please help me out...

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Did you follow this DNF system upgrade page? did it show and error before reboot? do you other repositories ? Please let us know so we can help.

aeperezt gravatar imageaeperezt ( 2017-07-26 11:49:18 -0600 )edit

I fixed the link. Links with _ in them get broken.

ssieb gravatar imagessieb ( 2017-07-26 16:34:19 -0600 )edit

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answered 2017-07-27 21:01:38 -0600

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It seems like you are using third-party repositories on your system. Some of your third-party repositories is not ready yet for F26 (example : 'folkswithhats', 'rpmfusion').. You’ll need to temporarily disable these repositories while you make the upgrade, or wait until they are ready / compatible to make the upgrade.

Lets check you repo list via sudo dnf repolist command

Change the selected repo to disable with sudo dnf config-manager --set-disabled <reponame> command, for example sudo dnf config-manager --set-disabled folkswithhats

Do you upgrade command and let see if problem solved.

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Good and nice explaination

krip gravatar imagekrip ( 2017-07-28 05:47:08 -0600 )edit

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