Bug 1573678 - Unrecognized arguments: ‐‐allowerasing
Summary: Unrecognized arguments: ‐‐allowerasing
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dnf-plugin-system-upgrade
Version: 27
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Orphan Owner
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2018-05-01 23:12 UTC by Isaque Galdino
Modified: 2018-05-02 12:42 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-05-02 12:42:09 UTC
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Description Isaque Galdino 2018-05-01 23:12:26 UTC
Description of problem:
I have some packages that prevent from upgrading the system, so I used the option --allowerasing but system-upgrade doesn't recognize it.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. sudo dnf system-upgrade download ‐‐allowerasing --releasever=28

Actual results:
dnf system-upgrade: error: unrecognized arguments: ‐‐allowerasing

Expected results:
Run the command right

Additional info:

Comment 1 Isaque Galdino 2018-05-02 12:42:09 UTC
The problem was actually that I was copying the --allowerasing command from this page: https://fedoramagazine.org/upgrading-fedora-27-fedora-28/
and it seems that it mess up with the characters.

So the solution is to just type it in the command line.

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