[ubuntu-uk] Upgraing to Libreoffice 3.6.2 via repository?

Avi Greenbury lists at avi.co
Fri Oct 5 08:14:35 UTC 2012

Gordon Burgess-Parker wrote:
> On 05/10/12 09:02, Avi Greenbury wrote:
>     Gordon Burgess-Parker wrote:
>         According to this page http://www.liberiangeek.net/2012/10/
>         libreoffice-3-6-2-maintenance-update-released/ LO 3.6.2 is in the libreoffice
>         ppa repository.
>         When I attempt to do the upgrade I get the message that there is nothing to
>         install as I already have the latest version -
>         Can anyone confirm that 3.6.2 is actually IN the repository, and if so why am I
>         getting this message and how do I upgrade?
>     Are you using the LibreOffice PPA or just the standard Ubuntu
>     repositories? You would need to have added the PPA manually to be
>     using it.
> Yes - I added the LibreOffice ppa.

what does 

   apt-cache showpkg libreoffice | grep '/var/lib/apt' 

say? That should give clues as to which deb source the packages are
coming from and highlight whether apt's somehow missing the PPA or if
something else is up.


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