blocked amarok updates

O. Sinclair o.sinclair at
Thu Dec 10 10:15:28 UTC 2009

Myriam Schweingruber wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 21:08, Jerry Lapham <rjlapham at> wrote:
>> Anybody know why 3 amarok updates for karmic are blocked?  Will they become
>> unblocked by themselves?
> Since you do not give enough information, this is not easy to answer,
> but I guess you mean the Amarok 2.2.1 updates, right? The only doing a
> dist-upgrade will not work I am afraid.
> Then you need to add the Kubuntu updates PPA too, since they did build
> Amarok 2.2.1 on KDE 4.3.3, and you need at least KDE 4.3.3 or higher
> to be able to get the necessary libraries. Please check also
> for more details. Usually this is the best source
> of information for updates during a release cycle, as everything is
> always announced on the website.
And note that after that upgrade you must rescan your whole collection 
and then restart Amarok as something changed in how the collection is 
saved. I had to delete the directory
to get the collection right actually

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