Software Uptater problems

Bob ubuntu-qygzanxc at
Thu Jan 15 00:53:06 UTC 2015

** Reply to message from "Andrew J. Caines" <Ubuntu at> on Wed, 14
Jan 2015 19:04:41 -0500

> Bob,
> Which version of Ubuntu are you running on the affected system?


> > When the system determines that there are updates available it puts
> > an icon in the launcher.  When I click on the icon to run the updater
> > an arrow appears on the left side of the icon to indicate the program
> > is running but no window opens.  Clicking again on the icon the
> > window still will not open.  The icon will stay that way until I
> > right click on the icon and select "Quit".
> I have observed this Update Manager behaviour on my 12.04 system. I
> usually close the application as you do from the right click menu, then
> launch the application myself.
> I have not observed it with Software Updater in 13.10 or any of my
> 14.04(.1) systems.

Robert Blair

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