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error while updating fedora 23

asked 2016-02-04 05:23:46 -0500

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updated 2016-02-05 20:48:57 -0500

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Error: Failed to synchronize cache for repo 'fedora' from 'https://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/metalink?repo=fedora-23&arch=x86_64': Cannot prepare internal mirrorlist: Curl error (6): Couldn't resolve host name for https://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/met... [Could not resolve host: mirrors.fedoraproject.org]

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Is your internet connection working fine otherwise? What does ping mirrors.fedoraproject.org answer?

I would do a sudo dnf clean all first, followed by a new update attempt: sudo dnf upgrade.

florian gravatar imageflorian ( 2016-02-04 09:36:30 -0500 )edit

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answered 2016-02-04 13:05:40 -0500

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You don’t have a working Internet connection. Connect to the Internet and try again. The upgrade may have broken your WiFi or maybe your Ethernet driver. Try with a USB Ethernet or WiFi adapter if you’re stuck.

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