F15 preupgrade: lots of uneraseable dupes

Joe Zeff joe at zeff.us
Mon Oct 10 20:06:47 UTC 2011

On 10/10/2011 12:40 PM, JD wrote:
> So, if upgrading is such a complex and trouble
> prone operation, what should an ambassador's
> message to the world be regarding this issue?
> That it can be done but it is fraught with problems
> and dangers of rendering your system unreliable
> at best, and (in my case) leaves you with a corrupted
> rpm database and unable to login via the gnome login
> screen?

I'm sorry, of course, that it didn't go as smoothly for you as it does 
for 99.44% of all Fedora users.  That, however, doesn't prove that it's 
a complex and unreliable process, because your experience was far from 

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