The following article will guide you through the upgrade process of Fedora 28 workstation to Fedora 29. There are multiple ways on how to perform the Fedora upgrade. This article will explain how to upgrade to Fedora 29 via graphical user interface as well as how to use the dnf command to perform the Fedora upgrade via the Linux command line.

In this article you will learn:
  • How to update the package index repository on Fedora 28 via GUI.
  • How to download Fedora 29 via GUI.
  • How to install Fedora 29 via GUI.
  • How to upgrade Fedora via the Linux command line.

The Nvidia CUDA toolkit is an extension of the GPU parallel computing platform and programming model. The Nvidia CUDA installation consists of inclusion of the official Nvidia CUDA repository followed by the installation of relevant meta package.

In this How to install NVIDIA CUDA Toolkit on Fedora 28 Linux tutorial you will learn:
  • How to download the latest NVIDIA CUDA repository package.
  • How to install the CUDA repository package on Fedora 28.
  • How to select and install a CUDA meta package on Fedora 28.
  • How to export system path to the Nvidia CUDA binary executables.
  • How to confirm and test your CUDA installation.

The NVIDIA Driver is a software necessary for your NVIDIA Graphics GPU to function with better performance. It exchanges information between your Linux operating system, in this case Fedora 28 Linux, and the hardware in question, in this case the NVIDIA Graphics GPU.

In this guide you will learn how to install NVIDIA Drivers on Fedora 28 Linux. First, we will be disabling the default nouveau opensource NVIDIA Drivers and then install the official NVIDIA Driver by using the Linux terminal command.

To install Nvidia driver on other Linux distributions, follow our Nvidia Linux Driver guide.


With the use of modern Gnu/Linux distributions package managers, package dependencies are no more a problem per-se, but usually each distribution ships with a certain version of a program, and we want to install a new version we have to compile it, or rely on third party repositories. The same thing happens if the repositories of our favorite distribution doesn't contain a certain application we need. Also for an application distributor can be time-consuming having to provide different package formats for the same application.

Flatpak is a relatively new technology which aims at solving those kind of problems. Applications installed with Flatpack come pre-packaged with all their dependencies and run in their own sandboxed environment. In this tutorial we will see how to install and use flatpak on Fedora 28.


Install MakeMKV on Fedora Linux


This is tested with Fedora 25 but may work with earlier or later versions of Fedora.


An working install of Fedora with root privileges.




  • # - requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of sudo command
  • $ - requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user

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