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Questions tagged [updates]

Questions about updates. This is a very general tag. If you have a tag that's more specific (e.g. the package name that your question is about) please use that one.

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Lost Calendar in Thunderbird after Ubuntu 18.04 System Update

I recently ran the offered system update for my Ubuntu 18.04 installation. Everything appeared to go well even if it did take over an hour and I was quite happy whit how it all turned out. However I'...
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Is chromium-browser from Trusty repos up-to-date security-wise?

Ubuntu Trusty reaches EOL only in April 2019. But chromium-browser package is several releases out-of-date, at least if we judge by version number. Namely, current version in Bionic is 69.0.3497.81-...
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Problems installing Ubuntu 18 update via Update Tool

I have been attempting to update my version 16 to 18.04 using the update tool. My computer only has Ubuntu installed, no Windows. The update takes my password and shows the version release notes, but ...
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How can I ban Software Updater from checking for updates at certain times of day or certain days of week?

I would like to find some way to stop Software Updater for checking for updates except during time periods I specify. The problem with it is that it hogs system resources and if I am watching video ...
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Kodi Failed Installation on Ubuntu 16.04

root@xKaganovich:/home/kaganovich# apt-get install kodi Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages were automatically installed ...
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Wrong ClamAV update?

I have followed this steps to install ClamAV 1. sudo apt install clamav 2. sudo systemctl stop clamav-freshclam 3. sudo freshclam 4. sudo systemctl start clamav-freshclam But after step 3 I ...
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Latest update to Thunderbird 60.2.1 on 18.04 - Lightning calendar missing

After completing an Ubuntu automatic software update (15 Oct 2018) that included Thunderbird 60.2.1 the Lightning calendar is now missing. When I click on Thunderbird's Add-On tab to see if there's ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 update issue

I am using Ubuntu 18.04. It is having the following update issue when running sudo apt update and sudo apt upgrade Hit:14 http://ppa.launchpad.net/webupd8team/java/ubuntu bionic InRelease ...
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I keep getting an error message error while loading archive

I am using Ubuntu 15.04 and need to update to new os, but can't because I get error message error occurred while loading archive. I've read through the forums trying solutions suggested, but I am just ...
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Minor Update Warnings

Screenshot from 2018-10-12 19-32-18 Screenshot from 2018-10-12 19-33-33 These are some Warning messages that I usually get whenever I'm trying to update my Applications and Packages from Software ...
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Android Studio update issue with jre/bin/java

While updating Android Studio I got the following error. The patch was downloaded and extracted, but there was some conflict with jre/bin/java Access denied. The error message is shown in the below ...
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wifi driver problem in asus vivobook X405u

lspci -vnn Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8822BE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac WiFi adapter [10ec:b822] iwconfig lo no wireless extensions. eth0 no wireless extensions. need the PCI.ID and the ...
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How to Update Software Updater [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 18.04 (Bionic Beaver). When I launch software updater from the launcher it does not connect to the server to download updates. It always posts "Try again." I always check network ...
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Recent update error grub-efi-amd64-signed update

I just ran sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade here is the screen shot- Please help. Thanks
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Software Updater is not working properly

Throughout all this process connection to the Internet was working properly. Every time I turned on my computer an error message popped saying "System program problem detected". I'm certain it is ...
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Error: “Failed to fetch http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/bionic-security/main/binary-armhf/Packages 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.91.26 80]”

Here is my sudo apt update: Hit:1 http://ppa.launchpad.net/graphics-drivers/ppa/ubuntu bionic InRelease Hit:2 http://repo.steampowered.com/steam precise InRelease ...
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Update/Install errors

I'm running Xubuntu on a USB (the version where everytime it loads it asks if I want to install it or try before installing, persistent live?) and I seem to get stuck in a cycle of sudo apt-get ...
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How do i install the linux-headers-generic and linux-headers-'uname-r' packages? [closed]

So i am trying to set my new wlan-adapter on my virtual machine. However for some reason my terminal says it cant locate the packages. How do i make it find the linux-headers-generic and the linux-...
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How can I fix the Ubuntu error “E:Type '“deb' is not known on line 1 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/mono-official-stable.list”

I am experiencing an error and it has not gone away for the last several months since I got the PC. The OS is Ubuntu and I am unfortunately unable to retrieve my updates. This has caused my PC to ...
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Error at startup on Linux after computer shutdown during Ubuntu 18 update

I tried to update my laptop to Ubuntu 18.04 (from 16.04) last night, but I had a power outage and I believe it was interrupted in the middle. As I woke up and noticed that the power was out, I ...
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Unmet dependencies (kicking my BUTT)

Something happened on an upgrade. I am not sure what. The result on further upgrades is listed below. I tried the apt --fix-broken install with no success. I listed that output afterwards. $ sudo apt ...
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How do I update to the latest mainline kernel on a server?

I'd like to keep an Ubuntu Server 18.04 up to date with the latest mainline kernel. On the desktop I'd just use Ukuu, but I'm looking for a convenient method to use via ssh. I found this: http://...
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Error message when typing command line $ sudo apt-get update

i get an error when updating apt using $ sudo apt-get update error is (Err:17 http://ppa.launchpad.net/colingille/freshlight/ubuntu bionic Release 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.95.83 80]) how can i ...
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How to diagnose update failure when 'Partial Upgrade' is offered?

I am using Lubuntu 16.04.4. Recently the software updater has started to fail. It says that not all updates can be installed and offers to do a partial upgrade. I am hesitant about doing this and ...
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Audacious player doesn't play a list of audio files, when I mark and open several files in the file manager, since the update from 16.04 to 18.04

Well it's pretty much in the title. I did the Update to Ubuntu 18.04 with the update manager. However, now when I select several files in the file manager and hit enter, only the last in the list ...
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Ubuntu 16-04 LTS update = no more SD cards mounting

When mounting the cards, I get: Error mounting /dev/sdd1 at /media/giemastruc/PVCNC: Command-line `mount -t "vfat" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid,uid=1000,gid=1000,shortname=mixed,utf8=1,showexec,...
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Do Ubuntu 18 auto updates ever come with no description and no detail or are those bogus

I am postponing a current Ubuntu LTS auto update of 64.9 MB with no description, no details, no listing of any kind. Seems bogus to me or at a minimum new and anomalous. Is it for real?
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Secret updates?

When there's an Ubuntu update, I get a popup notification that tells what is being updated with the ability to get more specific information on what is being updated. Every once in a while, I get the ...
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Software updates not installing all packages in Ubuntu 18.04. They still show on apt list --upgradable [duplicate]

I have a clean install of Ubuntu 18.04. If launch "Software Updates" app and click on install updates, apparently they install normally but if use "sudo apt list --upgradable" I see a list of ...
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Is there a way to check for periodic package updates via the command line? [duplicate]

The way I'm currently doing that is by running apt list --upgradable but I'm not sure if it's the right way (got the same results every time I ran it in the past week).
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111: Connection refused when trying apt update

I am using Ubuntu 16.04. Whenever I try to run sudo apt update, nothing gets updated, and the output is as follows: Err:1 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable InRelease Could not connect to ...
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How do I install/update rasterio offline when the installation procedure given is to install with pip3?

https://github.com/mapbox/rasterio/blob/master/docs/installation.rst I installed the rasterio using these commands: $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntugis/ppa $ sudo apt-get update $ pip3 ...
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Internet stopped working via USB after sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

I am using ubuntu 16.04. To connect with external monitor and internet via USB, I had installed displaylink driver. It was working fine until I had run command sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get ...
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How to install old version of Lyx [duplicate]

Yesterday I installed a set of updates that the software manager recommended to me. Today Lyx is not working. The update history log is this one: I am not an expert but it seems that I had version 2....
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First time commands

Which commands should I use when starting up ubuntu for the first time to make everything work properly? Like updates or anything. And what other things should I do as I also saw that you had to check ...
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Last update broke program, how to revert?

Yesterday the "software update app" suggested me a list of updates and I decided to apply them. Today I start my computer to find that a program I use every day is not working properly. The program is ...
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Asks to update my laptop firmware, that's a first, can anything go wrong?

For about 3 years this is the first time I see something like this. Is it safe to go ahead with it? I remember there was a case where ubuntu OS update bricked some lenovo laptops.
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upgrade from 16.04 to 18.04 fails “Could not calculate the upgrade”

Trying to upgrade and getting the error Could not calculate the upgrade Here is the /var/log/dist-upgrade/main.log 2018-09-28 11:11:14,800 INFO Using config files '['./DistUpgrade.cfg.xenial']' ...
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Update isn't working after Lubuntu 18 upgrade

I have recently upgraded my Lubuntu install from 16 to 18. Every morning update appears and tells me that there are updates available.The list includes Linux kernel modules for version 4.15.0 and the ...
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Problems after updating to kernel 4.18.11 on Ubuntu 16.04

I had some problems updating, but managed to get it done with ukuu. However, I still have some dependency errors, so sudo apt-get upgradegives me linux-headers-4.18.11-041811-generic : Depends: ...
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Can't update nodejs in 18.04 [duplicate]

I got this message when trying to update nodejs and nodejs-dev (with --with-new-pkgs option) in Ubuntu 18.04. The following packages have unmet dependencies: libssl-dev : Conflicts: libssl1.0-dev ...
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How to download updates from main server [duplicate]

In ubuntu client, we have the option to download the updates from the (Main Server). How can I configure my Ubuntu server to download updates from the main server in the CLI?
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Update ICU to the Last Version (62.1)

I tried a lot of solution. When I write php -i I see that : Internationalization support => enabled version => 1.1.0 ICU version => 60.2 ICU Data version => 60.2 ICU TZData version => ...
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Update software without upgrading the release or edition [duplicate]

I strictly have to stay in 14.04.1 version. I have already disabled the "New Ubuntu version notifications" (and willing to take any further actions that would make a possible accidental release ...
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GPG error and apt-secure(8) errors. Unsigned keys and no release file

I have followed multiple threads to solve mainly the key errors and the apt-secure(8) error. For the key issue I have downloaded y-ppa manage but to my knowledge all it may have done is reduce the ...
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How Do I Finish Tasks in regards to Kubuntu updating?

I recently installed the most current version of Kubuntu on a new hard drive in my Tosiba Satellite using a ISO disk. When I opened Kubuntu, the system indicated there were 28 updates to be installed....
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Can't update on 18.04 - repository change

Αγνόησε:5 https://mega.nz/linux/MEGAsync/xUbuntu_18.04 ./ InRelease Φέρε:6 https://mega.nz/linux/MEGAsync/xUbuntu_18.04 ./ Release [956 B] Φέρε:7 https://mega.nz/linux/...
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The repository 'http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable Release' does not have a Release file

After executing this command sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get -y upgrade I get this error W: The repository 'http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable Release' does not have a Release ...
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error while trying to sudo apt-get update GPG, no sign repository

I didn't quite understand how to fix these stuff from other posts. Can someone help me? W: GPG error: https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu bionic InRelease: The following signatures couldn't be ...
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New to Linux - Blank screen after attempting to update lubuntu

I am relatively new to the whole Linux world, so I might be missing something, but I tried to update lubuntu on my “Lenovo IdeaPad 100 S-14IBR”. Basically, the update appeared to download (run through ...