Re: Out-Of-Sync Synaptic
On Sat, 10 Nov 2007 08:17:24 -0800
Daniel Burrows <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 09, 2007 at 10:52:27AM -0700, Travis Crook
> <email@example.com> was heard to say:
> > I've noticed that the list of installed software that
> > Synaptic tells me and what I actually can use on my box are not the
> > same. For example, I can run Evince, but Synaptic tells me that it
> > is not installed. I have done something to get them out of sync.
> > My guess is that it happened when I upgraded from Etch to Lenny.
> > Anyway, is there a way to get Synaptic to "reread" all
> > installed software? If so, what is it?
> > I haven't had any luck using the almighty Google this time.
> What does "which evince" tell you?