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how to stop the "install pending software updates" infernal loop?

asked 2017-08-13 13:04:32 +0000

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Hi, all the time I reboot my computer I get offered the "install pending software updates" tick box option. Every time. I tried to run the a dnf update command but all I get is "Dependencies resolved. Nothing to do". Please, suggestions? Many thanks!

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answered 2017-08-13 16:14:18 +0000

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open a terminal and execute :

sudo dnf clean all
sudo dnf upgrade --refresh

that all

Regards.,

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If you do a dnf clean all (removing all package metadata and caches), there is no need to do a --refresh on the dnf upgrade command since without metadata, dnf will have to download those and automatically does so.

florian ( 2017-08-14 13:06:34 +0000 )edit

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