Very ODD, Adept update icon ? NO Update, Broken ?

Ron Morse rbmorse at comcast.net
Mon Sep 11 01:56:10 UTC 2006


I'd give it a day or two. The problem may be a simple as a 
server problem with one of the sites in your sources.list.

RBM


On Sunday 10 September 2006 19:14, Richard wrote:
> NOPE: The Same problem still there, its very odd,
> did see in the CLI that it said about the the Keys again,
> AND that amarok and amarok plugin (i think) was held
> back.
>
> And Yes, it download allot of item, but shown the key
> error, and the amarok updates held back.....
>
> Do I need to wipe out the computer and do another install
> ?
>
> --
> Rich
>
> On Sunday 10 September 2006 8:27 pm, Hawkwind wrote:
> > On 9/10/06, Richard <cms01 at tampabay.rr.com> wrote:
> > > Okay, did a FRESH install of Kubuntu 6.06.1
> > > went to the source list :Sources.list generator web
> > > site, and re-did the sources.list file.. all went
> > > well, had 100+ updates, all downloaded and install...
> > >
> > > THEN oh oh...
> > > -------------
> > > I rebooted, and notice the icon for updates, was in
> > > my tray. so, click on it and its said have 2
> > > upgrades.... ok. click fetch, and installed.... I
> > > notice the upgrade icon did not go away, the updates
> > > where for amarok mp3 play, hmmm
> > > So, I open a terminal window and did: sudo dpkg
> > > apt-get --configure -a
> > >
> > > NOPE. still there,
> > > click on icon and did the fetch update and install
> > > and quit NOPE. icon still there, rebooted twice,
> > > NOPE.
> > >
> > > Installed synaptic package installer, and delete all
> > > cache, and quit, click on the update icon and it
> > > re-fetch the packages, and installed... NOPE. icon
> > > still there saying 2 packages to be updated.
> > >
> > > Okay, this is nutz... open up synaptic package
> > > installer, and click refresh,
> > > and a error message came up.. (hmm) no error message
> > > in adept installer., said: GPG error
> > > http://kubuntu.org dapper release....etc. signatures
> > > couldn't
> > > be verfied because public key is not available
> > > NO_PUBKEY A506E...........
> > >
> > > Okay, NOW what?
> > > Is there a SIMPLE way of fixing this problem
> > >
> > > Thanks in Advance ( NEWBIE-NOVICE)
> >
> > Just curious...have you opened a terminal and typed:
> > sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade or sudo
> > apt-get dist-upgrade  ??
> >
> > See what that does.  Over the years I've come to
> > realize that GUI package managers don't do the job that
> > running the commands from CLI do.  This is in every
> > distro I've ever tried.  Not sure why it is, but that's
> > just how it is and I'm one of millions that think this
> > way.  The power of a Linux OS is from the CLI.  It's
> > easier to learn than most people think it is.  It's
> > also quicker to use a package manager from the CLI from
> > my experience.
> >
> > Good luck and hope this helps.
> >
> > Rich
> >
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> > >rs
> >
> > --
> > With kind regards,
> >
> > Cliff Wade (Hawkwind)
> > Registered Linux User #362532 Registered Kubuntu User
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