unusual Update Manager update offering
kassube at gmx.net
Sat May 17 17:51:48 UTC 2008
Default User wrote:
> Update Manager just popped up with the latest list of new updates. The
> list shows 8 total updates. But for one of these,
> the "check" button in front of it was unchecked. I have never seen
> this happen before. I did,
> sudo find / libtotem-plparse*
First, better avoid using sudo if it isn't needed. The relevant
directories for your search are all word readable.
Second, the syntax of your command is wrong. Use this instead:
find / -name libtotem-plparse\*
You will probably find the files in /usr/lib.
> 1) Why is this update not "checked", and
I think the update conflicts with other packages which can't be used with
the new version but only with the installed version.
> 2) Should I just do the other updates as usual and ignore this one, or
> check the update to do it also, or do something else?
I would update the other packages. Probably there will be a fix for the
problematic package within a few days. Maybe you should file a bug at
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