Feisty upgrades?

NoOp glgxg at mfire.com
Wed May 9 15:10:40 UTC 2007

On 05/09/2007 07:56 AM, NoOp wrote:

> You should be just fine. You can check from the terminal by:
> sudo apt-get update
> sudo apt-get upgrade
> If you suspect that a version hasn't been updated, or has been held back
> you can also check in System|Administration|Synaptic Package
> Manager|Custom Filters|Installed - click the left most column header to
> show all installed & scroll through to check the 'Installed Version'
> against the 'Latest Version'. Same for "Installed (local or obsolete)" etc.

I forgot to add: in Synaptic, File|History will give you the history of
installed, upgraded and removed software packages. So, for instance if I
look at April 2007 and 04/24/2007 I can see (on my system) that
gnome-panel(1:2.18.1-0ubuntu3) was upgraded to 1:2.18.1-0ubuntu3.1 etc.

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