- OpenMandriva Lx version:
OM Lx 4.2 (Applies to any system upgrade whether with Discover, dnfdragora, or terminal/command line.)
- Desktop environment (KDE, LXQT…):
- Description of the issue (screenshots if relevant):
User attempts to upgrade Lx 4.2 system and sees 600+ packages that will downgrade. Observant users will see that dnf is wanting to install kernel-5.10.10-1. Given that when released Lx 4.2 had kernel-5.10.14-1 this is incorrect. So do not do this. (However if a user does do this it is easy enough to correct.)
- Relevant informations (hardware involved, software version, logs or output…):
This is due to the recent issues with our ABF server and the step by step process of correcting this and getting our ABF system back up and functional.
Fortunatly there is a simple, easy, fix for this. Open Konsole and run this command:
$ sudo om-mirror-selector.sh -m
and select option 2 to use the
Now you will be using a mirror with the current OM Lx 4.2 packages.
I will post next what this does and some more for advanced users.
As always should you encounter any issues please ask us in a new thread with a title descriptive of your issue and some detailed information. Or ask us at #openmandriva @ Freenode IRC. For IRC matrix alternative select Chat here.