How to prepare a restart of preupgrade?

JB jb.123abc at
Tue Jul 20 10:28:12 UTC 2010

Peter Diercks <di-listen <at>> writes:

> Hello List,
> Running preupgrade-cli on my remote F11 server I received a message at
> the end of the first stage stating that /boot lacked 54 kB of storage
> space. I removed /efi and splash.xpm.gz. Now the process should work.
> But how to proceed from this point? Can I simply do a reboot? Or do I
> have to restart preupgrade, and if so, would I have to remove any files
> and directories already produced by the prior preupgrade step?
> Greetings,
> Peter
I would advise you to play safe.
Preupgrade can be interrupted at any time and when it is restarted it resumes at
the point of interruption.
Nothing to lose, it will tell you every step and its status during execution.

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