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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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Software Updater: Broken Update UBUNTU 16.04

I am using Ubuntu 16.04. Following error is coming while updating through Software Updater. The repository 'http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/sarimkhan/xUbuntu_14.04 ./ Release' does ...
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VM BOX won't load due of missing file

I have a small problem while loading up Ubuntu from a VM BOX. I have used it for a few months without problems as I used it mainly for embedded school projects. Now I have a problem. I did: sudo apt-...
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The repository does not contain the Release file [duplicate]

When I wanted to update packages I run sudo apt-get update but I got this error: The repository “http://ppa.launchpad.net/chris-lea/node.js/ubuntu disco Release” does not contain the Release file. ...
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How to update properly?

When I enter my terminal with "sudo apt-get update" the following jumps up: Err:19 http://ppa.launchpad.net/flimm/ooo-thumbnailer/ubuntu bionic Release 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.95.83 80] Get:...
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Ubuntu 14.04 can't update due to no space on boot

I am unable to update an older Ubuntu 14.04 machine with Nvidia drivers installed. The /boot partition has no more space available. I have tried multiple solutions, sudo apt-get autoremove exit's with ...
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18.04.2 Hangs during boot after update

Two days ago, I accepted the updates for my Ubuntu 18.04.2 system yesterday and ever since it has booted to this screen and hung: I tried a live boot CD and using boot-repair and got the same screen. ...
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Updating to Ubuntu 19.04 from 18.10

I am trying to upgrade my Ubuntu 18.10 distribution to 19.04 but everytime I run the update command (sudo apt update) I get the following errors: E: Fallo al obtener http://repos.uclv.edu.cu/ubuntu/...
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i cant update my Kali Linux [on hold]

When I tried to install FuxionPBX, and after that I got this problems N: Updating from such a repository can't be done securely, and is therefore disabled by default. N: See apt-secure(8) manpage ...
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Error message when checking for update [duplicate]

When I do apt-get update I get the following error: E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/apt/lists/lock - open (13: Permission denied) E: Unable to lock directory /var/lib/apt/lists/ W: Problem ...
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Difficulty Removing Installation Files — I think

While refreshing updates, this is the notice at the end. How shall I remove or uninstall the culprit software? W:Skipping acquire of configured file 'main/binary-i386/Packages' as repository 'http://...
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What possibley could have “automatically updated”?

I powered on my Ubuntu computer and see "your computer needs to restart to finish updating." This indicates that something automatically updated - therefore this is something that wishes my computer ...
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Will Python 3 in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS always be on the 3.6.x branch?

I wanted to ask if the default Python 3 version on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS will always be on the Python 3.6.x branch, or might it update to 3.7 in the future? If it will be updated to 3.7, is there a time ...
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DELL OptiPlex 7040 BIOS update fails

I'm running DELL OptiPlex 7040 (Ubuntu 18.04.2) and recently a 0.1.14.0 bios update arrived. It's description is: This stable release fixes the following issues: • Firmware updates to address ...
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update error from ubuntu 15 [closed]

W:Failed to fetch http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/stable/main/binary-amd64/Packages 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.162 80] , W:Failed to fetch http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/stable/...
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linux-modules-extra-4.15.0-51-generic

I got this message when I try to install updates. Using Ubuntu 18.04 E: The package linux-modules-extra-4.15.0-51-generic needs to be reinstalled, but I can't find an archive for it. E: Internal ...
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How to auto update linux-modules-extra along with latest version of kernel

Our servers are updated to latest kernel version using ubuntu auto updates(unattended-upgrades). However, linux-modules-extra is not upgraded along with the new kernel package. Is there any way to ...
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Unable to login to account in ubuntu 18.04 vmware workstation 15, after update

I installed the latest updates from the software update center today (I update when ubuntu displays a notification), restarted the machine and now it's unable to boot properly. The best screen I can ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 update black screen and does not boot through

Downloaded and installed the latest update. The problem, I have a blank black screen now and it does not boot through. Do I reinstall or is there an easier fix? I have Ubuntu 18.04/10(?).
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Is it safe to limit my journald.conf systmaxuse to 20mg?

my current disk usage for journals is 48mg. This is after i issued the command sudo journalctl --vacuum-time=5d Is it safe to limit my journald.conf systemaxuse to 20mb and lower vacuum time to 2d?
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Linux-WSUS-Update-Clients [closed]

I have many CentOS 7 servers. I want to updates all them by a linux central update server as a wsus server for windows clients updates. What is solution about this issue?
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Ubuntu Update Notifier keeps showing

The Update Notifier applet persistently shows that updates are required in Ubuntu 18.04 (normally displaying that there are, for example, two updates available) When I then select Install all updates ...
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What are the security implications of registering for an account for livepatch?

Trying to break down into concrete questions, if helpful: Does it mean that if someone guesses your password, they can meddle with your updates or livepatch? Is there an added authentication process ...
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Since I installed 19.04 I don't see any package updates [closed]

I regularly run: sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade But since I installed Disco Dingo, I don't see any updates whatsoever. Is that normal? Or is there a bug that prevents it from seeing any package ...
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Error “503 Service Unavailable” for sudo apt-get update [duplicate]

I have this problem when I use apt-get update: Err:1 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-security InRelease 503 Service ...
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Debian 9 Stretch problem with updating in terminal [closed]

What I need to do with this issue? If you have some question just post a comment I'll try to reply. Thx for help
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Why is the update taking so long? [duplicate]

So after installing ubuntu 18.04, it asked me to update(don't know exactly what). Of course, I restarted the computer and began updating. However, as of now about 3 hours have already passed and I'm ...
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How to trigger apt update after package install?

I created an apt-source package which add a couple of repository to the system and the corresponding GPG keys to APT keychain. How can I automatically trigger apt update after this package is ...
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Updating Ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

I'm trying to update to Ubuntu 19.04 but I'm having problems. I am getting this error: E :Repository 'http: //dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb/ stable Release' changed its 'Origin' value from 'Google, ...
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Firefox Developer Edition only updates/runs on one account

I have two users: A and B. I installed Firefox Dev Edition on Account A. When Firefox needs to update, it won't run on B until I log in as user A and start it, at which point it updates ...
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Kubuntu refuses to upgrade

NOTE: I know this is a duplicate, but the guides I follow don't work nor make sense. I've been having this problem for a while now. Running sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade ...
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Errors during upgrade from 17.10 to 18.04 [duplicate]

After running sudo do-release-upgrade from Ubtunu 17.10 to 18.04 LTS, I encountered errors. Trace is too long to post but ill include a snippet: /usr/sbin/grub-mkconfig: 13: /etc/default/grub: ...
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Lost drivers after a update on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

So the other day I updated my Ubuntu (was just a tiny update, nothing major). Everything went fine, I was working something on Kodi, so nothing OS related. So I normally shut down the PC, and the next ...
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update 19.04 problem “Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.”

Have looked online for a solution no answers available Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 19.04 Release: 19.04 Codename: disco I have tried the following solutions and managed to ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 on x86 wants to load arm64 repositories [duplicate]

As a developer I might have broken something as my 18.04 tries to load packages also(?) for arm64: $ sudo apt update Ign:1 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable InRelease Hit:2 http://packages....
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Updated laptop from 16.10 to 18.04 LTS, boot stuck at /dev/… clean, ***/*** files, ***/*** blocks

Haven't touched this laptop in a while, so when I did, I updated it (from 16.something) to the most recent LTS (18.04) from the GUI prompt. It is a dual-booting Windows 10/Ubuntu system. I now have ...
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Getting 'Release is not valid yet' but time date valid

i can't use this line: sudo apt-get update or even sudo apt-get -o Acquire::Check-Valid-Until=false update and i get this error Err:1 http://your.repo.domain/repository bionic InRelease Could ...
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R repository not signed

When i sudo apt update, I get the following message: E: The repository 'https://cloud.r-project.org/bin/linux/ubuntu disco-cran35/ Release' is no longer signed. N: Updating from such a repository ...
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sudo apt-get update not working in ubuntu-18.04 [duplicate]

sudo apt-get update is not working in Ubuntu 18.04. It's showing the following error Err:10 http://ppa.launchpad.net/nae-team/ppa/ubuntu bionic Release 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.95.83 80] Err:11 ...
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Software Updater Problem on 16.04 LTS (ppc)

Software Updater has stopped giving me updates. No matter what I check from "Software Updater box, nothing changes. It seems like there are not updates for my system anymore. However, this should not ...
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Cannot update ubuntu on my home internet

I am using Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and a few days ago, my ubuntu has just started giving me these errors while I am trying to update && upgrade it. W: Failed to fetch http://archive.ubuntu.com/...
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I can't update my ubuntu 19.04 (disco dingo) [duplicate]

This is the result when I do: $ apt-get update W: GPG error: https://deb.torproject.org/torproject.org bionic InRelease: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not ...
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How do I get a list of Ubuntu package updates ordered by their issue date?

Preferably by using a command line. For example, I'd like to know what packages got updates made available for within the past two weeks regardless of whether I installed them or not. But I don't ...
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Ubuntu 19.04 doesn't boot, updated from 18.04 LTS

I updated my Lenovo IdeaPad 700 15ISK from 18.04LTS to 19 and now every time I boot from gdm3 it loads, with my stickynotes application still viewable and then it goes back to the gray page with my ...
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sudo apt upgrade not working after ubuntu update [duplicate]

I recently upgraded from Ubuntu 18.04 to Ubuntu 18.10 using the command line command sudo do-release-upgrade and after that, whenever I run sudo apt upgrade, all I see is the following: - Reading ...
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Ubuntu updates: automatic vs. command line seem to be different in results

I noticed (for quite a while, but currently using Ubuntu 18.04) that the automatic update works well, but once it's finished I can go to the command line and use sudo apt update and there are packages ...
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Make an ubuntu iso with the latest updates [duplicate]

Usually I am experimenting with ubuntu iso in virtualbox for various educational reasons. But having to install all the latest updates seems kinda boring ... ad slows me down doing fun stuff. So I ...
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Does Software Update on 18.04 LTS? [duplicate]

Does Ubuntu update software packages like KeePassXC in LTS versions or does LTS mean I keep the version that was current when the LTS was released? I installed KeePassXC on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. I don't ...
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Problem after upgrading 18.04 -> 18.10

yesterday, I upgraded Ubuntu 18.04. to 18.10. While upgrading there were some errors/warnings which I couldn't remember or copied. Nevertheless, if I'm apt update & apt upgrade right now, I get ...
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bash: /usr/lib/command-not-found: /usr/bin/python3: bad interpreter: Too many levels of symbolic links

What is the solution too this issue? It came up on sudo apt-get update. The software is CosmicCuttle fish. Tried to update to Dingo Disco then stated Python 3 was corrupt and cannot updated. Tried to ...
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sudo apt-get update - 'Skipping acuire of config file 'partner/binary-*****/packages'' (18.10)

Can anyone help me fix this update error? W: Skipping acquire of configured file 'partner/binary-i386/Packages' as repository 'http://archive.canonical.com cosmic InRelease' doesn't have the ...