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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Update manager keeps claims 20.10 is available, upgrade do nothing

Just got new Dell Vostro with 20.04 installed. After enabling to update to non-lts, update manager proposed to update to 20.10 and I agreed. After upgardes, update manages still claims I'm on 20.04 ...
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I don't know what happens to this. It starts to happen after I installed it (ibus-m17n) but now I removed it still not solved my problem

does anybody know what happened to this? can anyone tell me that this works and also take a look at my screenshot see here
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I'm getting an error from repository [duplicate]

E: The repository 'https://download.docker.com/linux/debian focal Release' does not have a Release file. N: Updating from such a repository can't be done securely, and is therefore disabled by ...
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Should I run `npm install -g npm` if my current npm was installed with apt?

Whenever I use npm, I get a big fat warning: ╭────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────╮ │ │ │ New major ...
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cannot initiate the connection to hk.archive.ubuntu.com:80

When typing sudo apt-get update, I get the following error, how to solve it? Hit:1 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable InRelease Hit:2 https://deb.nodesource.com/node_15.x focal InRelease ...
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slow ubuntu multimedia after upgrade 20.04.02

Upgrade 20.04.01 to 20.04.02, I start a call (google-meet, zoom, microsoft teams), I can not do anything behind because it is very slow, another case, I start youtube or twitch in google chrome, I ...
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Faster way to copy slot B back to slot A after update

Any ubuntu concepts which can do this copying of partitions After update into Slot into B, is there any way to mirror the contents of B back to slot A? So that both slots have the same versions. How ...
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Updates seem to ruin system settings

For some time now I have been noticing that natural scrolling stops working unpredictably after turning on my laptop, no matter how much I switch it on/off desperately. At the same time, ctr + alt + T ...
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Apt: Can't upgrade packages, and system still showing 16.04 / Xenial sources, after upgrade to 18.04 / Bionic

I am running a server that has been recently upgraded-in-place to 18.04 / Bionic, from 16.04 / Xenial. During the upgrade, when it came time to ask me if I wanted to remove the obsolete packages, I ...
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Why ubuntu software updaes are significantly larger than windows and android?

i have recognized that updating a software in ubuntu needs much more data trasnsfer than windows and android. for example, today i update firefox 88 to firefox 88.0.1. in ubuntu, it downloaded about ...
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Is Windows Update a concern with a Win 10 / Ubuntu dual boot in 2021?

I just set up a Windows 10 / Ubuntu dual boot on a Dell XPS laptop. I have had no major issues so far with the dual boot, but I have seen some concerning posts online about Windows 10 and/or Ubuntu ...
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Why Ubuntu does not update all packages when I run sudo apt-get upgrade?

I use Kubuntu and I use to update the system with the terminal running sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get upgrade. The system download and install packages. However, sometimes after updating the ...
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How to update the web browser on Ubuntu 10.10? [closed]

I know a few of you are wondering why anyone would want to use such an old version of Ubuntu. My answer to you is it is great. It is fast, easy to use, and polished. No dock on the left side of the ...
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Not able to install gcc

When running sudo apt install gcc give following output: Err:1 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates/main amd64 libc-dev-bin amd64 2.27-3ubuntu1.4 Could not resolve 'in....
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if i make an update i get

sascha@sascha-HP-250-G7-Notebook-PC:~$ sudo apt update [sudo] Passwort für sascha: OK:1 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable InRelease OK:2 http://de.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal InRelease ...
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unattended-upgrades does not fetch updates unless I run apt-get update

unattended-upgrades does not update the package list unless I run apt-get update manually. How can I make it update the package list so that it performs upgrades unattended? I am running a VPS server ...
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How can I change my Ubuntu version from LTS to the latest non-LTS release?

I just installed Ubuntu Desktop and got everything setup, but I realized this is the LTS version. Is there any way to change to the latest version to ensure I get all the latest updates instead of ...
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Update messages no longer appearing upon login

Up until a few weeks ago, I would receive messages letting me know about updates whenever I logged in via SSH. I would also get the same message(s) running /usr/lib/update-notifier/apt-check --human-...
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I am having problems with a Radeon GPU on 20.04.2

I installed Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on a new SSD drive on an old Emachine with a NVidia GPU connected via the HDMI to a 55" TV. The system worked great until an update. Then I installed a propriety ...
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The repository 'https://apt.repos.intel.com/mpi all Release' is no longer signed during `apt-get upgrade` in ubuntu 16.04

I'm trying to upgrade ubuntu 16.04 to 18.04, but the first step gives me this error. ckim@chan-ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get update [sudo] password for ckim: Get:1 file:/var/cuda-repo-10-0-local-10.0.130-...
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Gnome Is glitching after recent update

Good morning everybody, After a recent update to my 20.10 Ubuntu device, a new problem with GNOME appeared where everything is glitching specially when I open a GTK based window like "Terminal&...
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Black folder icons after update

I am on Ubuntu 19.10. After installing some updates, the folder icons have turned black. How to fix this?
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Why does Terminal say 'Kernel: (unsupported)' when I update?

I had to update the next kernel because livepatch was coming up with a lot of bug messages and most of the solutions I found said I had to update the kernel. I am running Ubuntu 20.04. The livepatch ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 LTS / fix problem sudo apt update / is configuring multiple times [duplicate]

when I enter the line: sudo apt update, the Terminal shows me: (...) is configured multiple times... It is the first time I am using this operating system. Can anyone help me with this? Thanks you. ...
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invalid: EXPKEYSIG C8CAB6595FDFF62

I am getting the following message when I type 'sudo apt update' in the terminal: W: GPG error: http://ddebs.ubuntu.com focal Release: The following signatures were invalid: EXPKEYSIG C8CAB6595FDFF622 ...
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sudo apt-get update error in Ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

Ign:70 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates/multiverse arm64 Packages Err:14 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic/main arm64 Packages 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.142 80] Ign:52 http://...
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OpenCV installation in ubuntu 18.04 on Jetson Nano

when I am running this ubuntu command below error is coming: For installation I am using this link: https://jkjung-avt.github.io/opencv-on-nano/ Err:12 http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-...
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Ubuntu Focal Fossa Installed but some leftover Eoan Ermine exists

A while back I had considerable difficulty upgrading my system from 19.04 to 20.04 and after it updated itself to 19.10 Eoan the lingering affects of multiple errors seem to keep it from updating so ...
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Could not find command-not-found database

problem Any command does not return a list of options, e.g. for the non-existent plp: $ plp Could not find command-not-found database. Run 'sudo apt update' to populate it. plp: command not found ...
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receiving GPG error notification each time I do sudo apt update, and sudo apt upgrade

getting this readout while doing update, and upgrade Reading package lists... Done W: GPG error: http://download.videolan.org/pub/debian/stable Release: Detached signature file '/var/...
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Google chrome update error

I am a new user of ubuntu. I need help!!! I wanted to update my google chrome and I tried various methods which I found on the internet. But anything did not work and I got the following error now. '...
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Ubuntu 20.04 LTS: No further installation of packets and updates, because of Python Version Problems - How to clean

---An Update (further Details) are given at the bottom--- I have done successfully an In-distro-upgrade from Ubuntu 19.04 onto 20.04 LTS. This was already a while ago and the machine is my daily ...
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Broken Update Manager in Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS

My taskbar has this notification from Update Manager which says, "A problem occurred when checking for the updates". I used sudo apt-get update but the output is this: Hit:1 http://dl.winehq....
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Help a noob who updated ubuntu 18 to 20

Well well well... I don't know what happened after the update but now it won't start. I don't even know what to tell you so you could help me. I can access the grub and choose from different recovery ...
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Steam crashes on update (20.04)

I just installed steam, when I open it, it says that it is downloading update. Right when if finishes, it crashes, when I open it back up, it downloads the update again and so it goes. Please help me ...
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Ubuntu 21.04 doesn’t show number of updates available on login

I upgraded my raspberry pi to server 21.04 and I noticed that when I ssh into it it doesn’t say how many updates are available. Previous versions did show this as part of information that’s displayed ...
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Why won't a firmware update install on my newly upgraded to 21.04 Thinkpad laptop?

The 'Ubuntu Software' application tells me me I have a firmware update available (screenshot below). I have installed many of those on this laptop without problems but this time when I click "...
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Sudo-apt update giving me errors? [duplicate]

I am a new user and I am having trouble working around this issue. When I sudo-apt update, I get the error: <pre>Hit:1 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu groovy InRelease ...
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can I still upgrade ubuntu16.04 - GUI and terminal upgrade fails

I am unable to upgrade 16.04LTS. GUI upgrade does nothing at all but Terminal commands are fine until this step: $ sudo do-release-upgrade "Checking for a new Ubuntu release Please install all ...
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How should we install deb packages from the Internet and keep them updated? [duplicate]

Packages like discord or vivaldi provide a .deb file which can be installed using apt install. Let's say in case of an update, how should one go about updating this package? I don't think these ...
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How to reinstall Ubuntu if I already have a running one?

I have installed Ubuntu on my laptop several years ago. Recently I started to get "UNEXPECTED INCONSISTENCY ERROR" while booting the system and, therefore, I needed to run fsck check. ...
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apt-get update explodes - public keys missing, how to add them?

I'm not able to apt-get update anymore, because of missing public keys. Err:14 http://ppa.launchpad.net/webupd8team/java/ubuntu focal Release ...
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Cannot Install anything because of error exit status 2 and error code (1)

Whenever I try to install anything,I am trying to install chrome in particular but it doesnt let me install anything dpkg-deb: error: archive '/var/cache/apt/archives/google-chrome-stable_90.0.4430.93-...
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Error File has unexpected size apt-get-udate Ubuntu 20.04

Get:12 http://br.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-updates/main amd64 Packages [951 kB] Get:13 http://br.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-updates/main i386 Packages [465 kB] Get:14 http://br.archive....
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Not all updates can be installed in software updater

I am new user of ubuntu 20.04 version. When I open software updater, I see "Not all updates can be installed". A screenshot is attached. What to do? I wanna know another thing. Is this ...
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How do I verify the inputs of a textfield exists in a database table when updating the records? How do I clear all the QlineEdit widgets in a QForm?

import sys import pyodbc from PyQt5.QtWidgets import (QApplication, QWidget, QLabel, QPushButton, QFormLayout, QMenu, QMenuBar, QLineEdit, QDialogButtonBox, QMainWindow, QVBoxLayout, QDialog, ...
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Cannot update to Ubuntu 21.04

I had Kubuntu 20.10. But I have long uninstalled KDE and installed GNOME. Now the update to 210.4 doesn't show up. I have selected the option to notify me of updates for every new version (not just ...
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apt update Error 404 Not Found [duplicate]

sudo apt-get update Hit:1 https://repo.skype.com/deb stable InRelease Ign:2 https://www.dotdeb.org stable InRelease Err:3 https://www.dotdeb.org stable Release 404 Not Found [IP: 195.154.242.153 ...
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software-properties-gtk authentication show no keys

I got this problem after update to ubuntu 20.10, i tried reinstall it but still show nothing. The key still exist when i run apt-key. list What happened, any solution ?
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Why apt-upgrade command didn't update PHP version?

I ran sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade command on ubuntu 18.04 server. When I checked the PHP version after, it was PHP 5.6. I don't remember the PHP version before upgrading the ...

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