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Tried sudo yum-complete-transaction

asked 2013-08-31 09:19:54 -0500

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Tried running sudo yum-complete-transaction. Asks for password. Will not allow me to type it. Says I'm "not a sudoer and will be reported"

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Went to Ctrl+Alt+F2. Logged in as root. Ran yum-complete-transaction. It ran in terminal. Still not updating. Still getting error msg.

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answered 2013-08-31 22:44:30 -0500

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updated 2013-08-31 22:45:26 -0500

su -c yum-complete-transaction Aint much harder to type.

Still doesnt update - is no (usefull) information. What does yum SAY to you?

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answered 2013-08-31 10:44:06 -0500

anant tickoo gravatar image

yup ... while installing fedora it asks to add user to administrator group.

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answered 2013-08-31 09:25:42 -0500

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updated 2013-08-31 09:27:02 -0500

Your user is not an "administrator", i.e. not in listed as sudo capable. There are several solutions, please see:

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