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"software updater" is the generic updater. It will scan for updates for all your repositories and PPA's you added. It will scan based on a period set in "settings": If you do not care about what gets updated this one is good enough. And you can set this to silently update. Ubuntu Software has its own version on this. Basically it uses the same method but ...


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There is now an Owncloud client repository for 16.04, so update your sources.list (just replace 15.10 with 16.04) and try again. And if you have not yet added the GPG key for the repository, do it as indicated on the Owncloud client download page: wget http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/isv:ownCloud:desktop/Ubuntu_16.04/Release.key sudo apt-key add -...


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I suggest avoiding 'normal update manager' (WTI) and use CLI which will let you control this. $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get upgrade Or possibly $ sudo synaptic When a brain-free automatic whatever-the-heck-it-is GUI consistently does something you don't want, use your Linux skills and don't behave as if you own a Macintosh.


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Try getting a fresh release from: https://www.dropbox.com/install?os=lnx Make sure that your browser is logged out from dropbox.com when you visit this link; otherwise download links are not shown.


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As far as Ubuntu drivers is concerned, here is the info obtained from running the command: apt-cache show ubuntu-drivers-common Description-en: Detect and install additional Ubuntu driver packages This package aggregates and abstracts Ubuntu specific logic and knowledge about third-party driver packages. It provides: . - a Python API for detecting ...


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No package will typically be updated beyond the major version shipped with the initial release of the distribution. Minor updates may be released provided changes are not significant, and security fixes from newer versions may be back-ported to maintain compatibility. You will find that some packages independently offer newer major versions from their own ...


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Bug fixed on last version of gnome(ubuntu)-software https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-software/+bug/1592382


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You can upgrade valgrind as follows: wget http://valgrind.org/downloads/valgrind-3.10.1.tar.bz2 tar -xjf valgrind-3.10.1.tar.bz2 ./configure --prefix=/usr/local make sudo make install ccache --clear


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sudo update-alternatives --config python There are 2 choices for the alternative python (providing /usr/bin/python). Selection Path Priority Status ------------------------------------------------------------ 0 /usr/bin/python3.5 2 auto mode * 1 /usr/bin/python2.7 1 manual mode 2 ...



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