F15 to F16 upgrade via DVD does not recognize previous installation

Greg Woods woods at ucar.edu
Tue Nov 15 14:31:16 UTC 2011

On Tue, 2011-11-15 at 05:21 -0500, Deron Meranda wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 15, 2011 at 3:00 AM, Deron Meranda <deron.meranda at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm attempting to upgrade a Fedora 15 installation using the F16 DVD.
> > However anaconda is never giving me a choice to upgrade; instead it
> I may be getting hit by bug 748119
>    https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=748119
> as my /var is mounted on a different filesystem than /

I have the same issue, and my /var is also mounted on a separate file
system (which I thought was standard practice; who wants root to fill up
because a logging process runs wild?)

I too will see if I can work around the problem tonight, thanks for the
bugzilla pointer.


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