Preugrade Stalled?

Dave Cross davorg at
Sun Nov 13 13:46:35 UTC 2011

On 13 November 2011 10:50, Dave Cross <davorg at> wrote:
> I'm trying to upgrade my Dell desktop to F16 using preupgrade. I ran
> the download overnight and started the actual upgrade this morning. I
> started it running and wandered off for an hour and a half.
> When I came back it was at the "examining storage devices" stage. But
> the progress bar isn't moving. I've now watched it for an hour and it
> hasn't changed at all.

It seems I spoke too soon. When I returned to the system a couple of
hours later, it had moved on and was installing the packages.

Sorry for bothering you.


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