Re: Update manager replacement?
On Tue, 2008-07-01 at 11:04 -0400, Jesse Sheidlower wrote:
> On my current Lenny machine, I have something that appears to
> be the Gnome update manager running; I regularly get an orange
> box that pops up on my panel that tells me what packages can
> be updated, and it handles the updating.
> On a new Lenny install, this is not present. I do have
> something under System > Administration > Software Sources
> that lets me choose how often it should check for updates, but
> these don't actually seem to be displayed anywhere. So I have
> to use the Synaptic Package Manager manually.
> Am I missing something, or is there a way to get the older
> functionality back?
The orange box only appears if there's stuff to update, so if you've
just installed the latest Lenny and the latest apps....