Description of problem:
Fedora 27 x86_64 cannot be upgraded to Fedora 28 if using the Cinnamon Desktop. Removing gstreamer1-plugins-bad will remove the entire Cinnamon desktop as well as a number of other packages.
Attempted workaround: dnf install gstreamer1-plugins-bad-free-1.12.4-2.fc28.x86_64 --releasever=28 did not work, package not found.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run Fedora 27 with Cinnamon desktop
2. Attempt upgrade to Fedora 28
dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=28
Before you continue ensure that your system is fully upgraded by running "dnf --refresh upgrade". Do you want to continue [y/N]: y
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Problem: package gstreamer1-plugins-bad-1:1.12.4-3.fc27.x86_64 requires libchromaprint.so.0()(64bit), but none of the providers can be installed
- libchromaprint-1.2-8.fc27.x86_64 does not belong to a distupgrade repository
- problem with installed package gstreamer1-plugins-bad-1:1.12.4-3.fc27.x86_64
My workaround was to update libchromaprint and gstreamer1-plugins-bad-free before the upgrade.
sudo dnf install libchromaprint-1.4.2-2.fc28.x86_64 gstreamer1-plugins-bad-free --releasever=28 --allowerasing
Then I was able to upgrade.
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