Update manager and updating in general
coryisatm at nc.rr.com
Wed Jul 11 20:55:58 BST 2007
Jonathan Leonard wrote:
> So my ubuntu studio informed me this morning that openoffice has an
> update available...
Download it if you need it.
> there are also new versions of ardour and
> rosegarden though the update notification never mentions these.
That's because there aren't new versions in the repos.
> could care less about open office and all that other stuff. What is
> ok to install for studio and what isn't? I don't want to break
> anything in studio, but I am not sure what is safe to install. And
> what is the best method - should I stick with synaptic, or do apt-get
> or compile manually? I notice synaptic is not aware that I indeed
> installed alsa firmware - it remains unchecked. Should I wait until
> ardour and rosegarden are brought to me via update manager, or should
> I wait until OCTOBER for the next release according to the roadmap?
> Not sure what the recommended procedure for updating is, and whether
> I should do this at all.
Any update that comes from the Ubuntu repos is fine.
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