How to Upgrade Fedora version 34 to 35

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How to Upgrade Fedora version 34 to 35


Upgrade your operating system lets you take advantage of the latest software, security updates, and a host of upgraded features without having to reinstall your operating system. Here is the step-by-step guide on how to upgrade from Fedora 33 to 34.


Here is the current version of the software before we begin.


# cat /etc/os-release



Make sure your Fedora 34 server is up to date before we begin. To do so, run the following command.


# sudo dnf --refresh update




# sudo dnf upgrade




Apply the updates by rebooting your system.


# sudo reboot


Run the following command to install dnf upgrade plugin:  


# sudo dnf install dnf-plugin-system-upgrade


Use the following command to download Fedora 35 packages:


# sudo dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=35


If certain of your packages have unmet dependencies, you will not be able to continue upgrading unless you run it again with the –allowerasing option.  


# sudo dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=35 --allowerasing


Last and finally, You can start the actual upgrade by running the following command once all packages are downloaded.


# sudo dnf system-upgrade reboot


Ensure that your system is upgraded to the latest version after the upgrade. Run the following command to check,


# cat /etc/os-release


Hopefully, you have upgraded your system successfully. Thanks for reading! I hope it was informative for you! 



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