Description of problem:
I tried to upgrade the system following steps in
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:Testcase_Workstation_Graphical_Upgrade test case. I clicked button for downloading packages. After while I looked on it and there was message "Sorry, this did not work". When I clicked on show details no text appeared.
I looked to journal and it seems that g-s couldn't download some package. It would be useful if some message about problem would be given to user.
(gnome-software:1942): Gs-WARNING **: failed to call gs_plugin_app_upgrade_download on packagekit-upgrade: cannot download Packages/p/perl-Pod-Escapes-1.07-349.fc24.noarch.rpm to /var/cache/PackageKit/24/metadata/fedora/packages/: Status code: 503 for https://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/metalink?repo=fedora-24&arch=x86_64
(gnome-software:1942): Gs-WARNING **: failed to upgrade-download: no plugin could handle gs_plugin_app_upgrade_download
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Seems to be improved:
Detailed errors from the package manager follow:
cannot download Packages/s/seahorse-3.20.0-1.fc24.x86_64.rpm to /var/cache/PackageKit/24/metadata/fedora/packages/: Curl error (35): SSL connect error for https://mirrors.fedoraproject.org/metalink?repo=fedora-24&arch=x86_64 [Encountered end of file]
$ rpm -q gnome-software
Yup, this should be fixed with latest builds, I forgot to update the bug status.
This message is a reminder that Fedora 23 is nearing its end of life.
Approximately 4 (four) weeks from now Fedora will stop maintaining
and issuing updates for Fedora 23. It is Fedora's policy to close all
bug reports from releases that are no longer maintained. At that time
this bug will be closed as EOL if it remains open with a Fedora 'version'
Package Maintainer: If you wish for this bug to remain open because you
plan to fix it in a currently maintained version, simply change the 'version'
to a later Fedora version.
Thank you for reporting this issue and we are sorry that we were not
able to fix it before Fedora 23 is end of life. If you would still like
to see this bug fixed and are able to reproduce it against a later version
of Fedora, you are encouraged change the 'version' to a later Fedora
version prior this bug is closed as described in the policy above.
Although we aim to fix as many bugs as possible during every release's
lifetime, sometimes those efforts are overtaken by events. Often a
more recent Fedora release includes newer upstream software that fixes
bugs or makes them obsolete.
Fedora 23 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2016-12-20. Fedora 23 is
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further
security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug.
If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of
Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. If you
are unable to reopen this bug, please file a new report against the
current release. If you experience problems, please add a comment to this
Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.