Lubuntu 14.04 prerelease not updating
israeldahl at gmail.com
Sun Apr 13 00:19:16 UTC 2014
I noticed this same bug earlier. If you run across this bug again, you
can always manually update from the terminal
using the command:
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade
which, is what I did. The update fixed the software updater program,
and I haven't had trouble with it since then.
On 04/12/2014 12:02 PM, George DiceGeorge wrote:
> Good, thanks Nio.
> After two restarts it seems to be working OK,
> and has updated.
> I'm downloading a new ISO from
> and will install that and see if automatic updates work on that.
> Six days until release Easter Thursday I think...
> -----Original Message----- From: Nio Wiklund
> Sent: Saturday, 12 April, 2014 17:51
> To: George DiceGeorge ; lubuntu user list
> Subject: Re: Lubuntu 14.04 prerelease not updating
> Hi George,
> Until Trusty is released as 14.04 LTS you can expect problems from day
> to day. It is still in the development phase. We who run the development
> release are prepared for such problems and ready to report bugs to
> Launchpad. This way we help the developers.
> Best regards
> 2014-04-12 18:34, George DiceGeorge skrev:
>> I restarted it,
>> and tried again with
>> menu/System Tools/Software Updater
>> and this time its installing updates...
>> I'll install another CD from
>> if it'll help.
>> -----Original Message----- From: dicegeorge at hotmail.com Sent: Saturday,
>> 12 April, 2014 17:16 To: lubuntu user list Subject: Lubuntu 14.04
>> prerelease not updating
>> I installed Lubuntu14.04 about a week ago.
>> Today, for the first time I connected it to the internet.
>> Firefox works OK.
>> But I was not prompted for any updates.
>> Only when I go...
>> Menu / System Tools / Software Updater
>> does it check for updates from
>> After a while it offers 155.6MB of updates,
>> which I am installing.
>> But why didnt it check for updates automatically?
>> And why did Software Updater close unexpectedly?
>> update-manager 1:0.196.9
>> oh - its +bug/1202754
>> I'm glad its already known about...
>> Launchpad monitor (janitor) wrote on 2014-04-10
>> that a fix has been released....
>> and doesnt crash if i click 'cancel" in the polkit dialof
>> How can i update the update manager?
>> do I have to wipe everything and download a later ISO and burn
>> another CD?
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