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Re: Update manager replacement?

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?
> Jesse Sheidlower

Have a look under System>Preferences>Sessions, that's where all
autostarted applications for gnome go. Maybe the update manager
isn't in that list.

David Staer

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