Unable to Update.

Karl F. Larsen klarsen1 at gmail.com
Wed Jun 3 13:45:37 UTC 2009

Roger Benham wrote:
> I have tried rebooting several times using the four options that I now have at start-up. Two being repair modes. I'm using 9.04. This problem started nearly a month ago.
> System-Administration-Update Manager produces a flicker of the update page which then vanishes. On my top line panel I have a red No Entry symbol.
> Updating seems impossible.
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    I have had similar problems with the GUI upgrade tool on Jaunty. But 
early on some told me to use the terminal and then issue these two 
commands in order:

$ suso aptitude update
$ sudo aptitude upgrade

and it will keep you going.



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