Upgrading Fedora

General Reminders

31 -> 32

Upgrading Fedora 31 to 32 is generally same as usuall.

sudo dnf upgrade --refresh  
sudo dnf install dnf-plugin-system-upgrade  
sudo dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=32  

Once finished, your system is ready for rebooting

sudo dnf system-upgrade reboot  

Your system reboots into the current kernel installed for Fedora 31 which is normal. Shortly after the kernel selection screen, your system begins the upgrade process. Once it finishes, your system will restart and you’ll be able to log in to your newly upgraded Fedora 32 system.
Fedora 32 Highlights:

  • Linux Kernel 5.6 : WireGuard, USB4, open-source NVIDIA RTX 2000 series support
  • GNOME 3.36 Relese
  • Retires Python 2
  • Firewalld Default to nftables
  • Fedora 32 Change Set

30 -> 31

Upgrading Fedora 30 to 31

sudo dnf upgrade --refresh  
sudo dnf install dnf-plugin-system-upgrade  
sudo dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=31  
#Reboot
sudo dnf system-upgrade reboot  

Fedora 31 Highlights:

29 -> 30

Upgrading Fedora 29 to 30

sudo dnf upgrade --refresh  
sudo dnf install dnf-plugin-system-upgrade  
sudo dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=30  
#Reboot
sudo dnf system-upgrade reboot  

28 -> 29

Upgrading Fedora 28 to 29

sudo dnf upgrade --refresh  
sudo dnf install dnf-plugin-system-upgrade  
sudo dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=29  
#Reboot
sudo dnf system-upgrade reboot