[ubuntu-uk] Distribution updates in Hardy

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Sun Jun 29 14:24:43 BST 2008


Dianne Reuby wrote:
> I upgraded to 8.04 about a week after release, and since the first
> update I've had this on my Update Manager:
> Distribution updates
> libgtk1.2 
> GIMP Toolkit set of widgets for X
> This one item never installs; if I click on it, it simply removes the
> tick. I've ignored it, but I'm wondering what it's for - I know GIMP is
> installed by default and I haven't removed it.

libgtk1.2 has been superceded by libgtk2.0 in Hardy.

I would try opening a temrinal and typing:

	sudo aptitude update
	sudo aptitude dist-upgrade

and see what it offers as the solution.

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