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Fedora 27 to Fedora 28 upgrade gives following message

I am trying to upgrade my Fedora 27 (using dnf) to Fedora 28, but the last month I keep got that message error: sudo dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=28 Before you continue ensure that your ...
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uninstalling rpm-fusion with dnf

I know I could 'dnf remove rpmfusion*' but it also installed several other files like a gpg(?) key and who knows what. 'dnf list installed' only shows 2 related packages. Maybe there is a command ...
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pip does not detect user-installed packages after upgrading system python?

I use Python on my Fedora KDE (x64) PC. I used to have Fedora 25, and I had installed Python 3.5 using sudo dnf install python3 and several packages like numpy and scipy using commands like sudo dnf ...
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Installing a package from Fedora 28 that is missing from Fedora 29 using Rawhide

I want to install texlive-scheme-full using Fedora 29 Rawhide. During installation one package cannot be found: Error: Problem: package texlive-scheme-full-7:svn44177-15.fc29.noarch requires ...
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Where do packages installed with DNF get stored?

With APT (Ubuntu), downloaded packages are stored at: /var/cache/apt/archives Where does DNF (Fedora) store downloaded packages?
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Can't find package 'rg' (RipGrep) on Fedora 26

As an alternative to ag ("the silver searcher"), I'd like to install rg (RipGrep) on my Fedora 26, but I can't find it with dnf search ripgrep dnf search rg Do you know a community repository that ...
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How to install gcc 6 on Fedora 26

I'm trying to build CORE Network Emulator from source and I seem to have hit a gcc7 bug, so I want to install gcc 6.4.1 but when I try to run dnf install gcc-6.4.1 I get the error No package gcc-6.4.1 ...
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Resume partial dnf package downloads

I have a slow, metered and unstable connection. I use Fedora 24 and its default package manager is dnf. If downloads fail amidst an install, it will skip packages that have been already download in ...
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Get freshest metadata in dnf on Fedora

I noticed that when I clean dnf's metadata and then run dnf upgrade to fetch new metadata and check for upgradeable packages multiple times, it tends to often download different amounts of data which ...
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GPG Key import error on yum / dnf / fedup upgrade

I'm trying to upgrade my system from Fedora 24 to Fedora 25 using fedup (actually a shortcut to dnf system-upgrade). It fails with some warning about a GPG key. It offers me to import it, but it ...
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I Got Endless Non-Fatal Errors During A Dnf Update With Kernel Crashes [closed]

This question is a little different from the ones I normally have but the seemingly ignorable issues that came up just seemed too disturbing to do so. To start off, the basic system info according to ...
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How to satisfy configure dependencies?

This question is related to my other question configure warns that installed libraries are missing . That question was specific to xscreensaver, but this is a more generic question RE: configure using ...
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Fedora kernel panic after system update

I have Fedora 24 installed and it uses packagekitd to install updates when I shutdown the system. It usually goes fine, but I left it running after work last Friday. When I came back today it was ...
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How to debug “broken dependencies” during dnf update?

When trying to update packages using dnf, some packages are skipped because of "broken dependencies": $ sudo dnf update Last metadata expiration check: 0:07:38 ago on Mon Feb 6 12:05:50 2017. ...
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Repository Metadata and local packages

I need help with dnf. I frequently need to install a fresh image of fedora server on a VM. Once that's done, every time I try to use dnf to search or install packages for the first time, it seems to ...
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dnf copr plugin not present in dnf-plugins-core

I want to install a package using dnf and copr. Both copr-cli and dnf-plugins-core are installed. But dnf says copr does not exist: $> sudo dnf install dnf-plugins-core Using metadata from Wed ...
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Linux Fedora 22 dnf ImportError?

I'm a Linux newbie. Still figuring out sysadmin/installation procedures. Recently after a software installation, the following error has been showing up. All dnf functions are not working. Even ...
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Using a copr repo that has packages for older versions of Fedora?

I've enabled a copr repository with: dnf copr enable jonludlam/opam When I attempt to install dnf -v -y install opam, it's clear that I am searching for a dnf repo that doesn't exists: cachedir: /...
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How to disable automatic updates on Fedora 25?

The title is sufficient I think. How can I stop Fedora to automatically download and install system and software updates on restart?
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Inconsistent permissions for dnf install

Why do I not need to install as root when the shell "guesses" the package I need to execute a command? For example: (cseymour) : ~ $ dnf install rogue Error: This command has to be run under the ...
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How to ger rid of “[WARNING]: Consider using dnf module rather than running dnf”?

Some of my ansible playbooks start with installation of python2-dnf package that is required for dnf ansible module to run. tasks: - name: Install required dnf python binding shell: dnf install -y ...
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Unknown error during fedora 24 mate initial update

i ran the proper dnf update command but in the middle of cleanup i got logged out and some of my processes got restarted. on restart nothing new was installed including the new kernel. now dnf won't ...
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How to make “dnf” use packages from a “copr” repository

On Fedora 24: I want to replace the Haskell compiler (package ghc) with a later version (specifically, 7.10.3) from a "copr" repository. So I enable the repository: dnf copr enable petersen/ghc-7....
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Fedora - how to downgrade to a specific package version?

How to downgrade to a specific package version not available with plain dnf downgrade <package>? For example, the Linux kernel my Fedora 23 came out with (kernel-4.6.4-201.fc23.i686) must be ...
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DNF displays error after package install on Fedora

I am having a strange exception each time a package is installed/upgraded with dnf! However, the packages are well installed. It seems like DNF is outputting some malformed JSON that causes thed ...
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parallel install ncurses-6 & ncurses-5 on fedora 24

I just upgraded from fedora 23 to 24, and it broke some binaries I have on my system that were not installed from fedora's repositories, due to the ncurses upgrade from version 5 to version 6: error ...
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Weird error when trying to upgrade to Fedora 24

I'm following the instructions posted on Fedora Magazine (https://fedoramagazine.org/upgrading-fedora-23-workstation-to-fedora-24/). I'm getting this message after dnf downloads everything: Error: ...
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Dnf has utf-8 problems

I have problem with dnf. Specifically: I cannot update my box anymore. # dnf update Last metadata expiration check: 0:02:11 ago on Thu Jun 2 14:32:01 2016. Dependencies resolved. Traceback (most ...
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Why does Fedora's dnf sort lines by length?

When I do a dnf search emacs, the output seems to be sorted by line length (see below). Why? [dhc-user@server1 timestudy]$ dnf search emacs Last metadata expiration check: 2 days, 8:25:38 ago on Sun ...
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Installing Asterisk extra sounds on Fedora 23

On Fedora 23 I found that the Asterisk "extra" sounds don't seem to be included in the main DNF repos. How can I install the "extra" sounds using DNF? For example, I would like to be able to do: dnf ...
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No kernel sources available for 4.4.4-301.fc23.x86_64

I am trying to use vagrant on Fedora 23, but it isn't working at all. It isn't working because virtualbox's kernel modules will not install and compile with 4.4.4-301.fc23.x86_64. I installed ...
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Yum repo on cifs mount

What I want to do Build my yum/dnf repository on a cifs share. Long version My windows server is my main file server, and I store my Support/Platforms/Korora22/ directory there for the time being. ...
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How can I use a specific mirror server in Fedora?

I'm using fedora 23 and I want to change the default settings in dnf in order to use a specific server mirror from here.
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Fedora 22 dnf use cache only

Running on Fedora 22, any time I want to install a package, e.g.: $ sudo dnf install lshw RPM Fusion for Fedora 22 - Free - Updates 855 kB/s | 224 kB 00:00 RPM ...
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dnf crashed and has transaction errors now

I was running a dnf update on my Fedora 22 system, when Gnome crashed, breaking the run of dnf. Now, when trying again, I get this error: The downloaded packages were saved in cache until the next ...
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Using DNF or YUM to install updates in Fedora 23

Im using Fedora version 23 (latest upgrade and upates). Currently to receive the updates, I use: su -c 'yum update' This works fine, but I get: yum command has been deprecated, redirecting to '/...