Software updater no longer functional
clanlaw at gmail.com
Tue Jan 24 21:58:16 UTC 2017
On 24 January 2017 at 21:37, MR ZenWiz <mrzenwiz at gmail.com> wrote:
> First, thanks to all who responded. Unfortunately, none of the
> suggestions has had any impact. The apt-get commands all succeeded
> without any fuss or significant output. The updater indicator remains
> a red dot with the white line through it, and the updater fails every
> time. If I click on the "Show Updates", it does nothing. If I click
> "Check for updates", it goes out and get the updates to display, but
> when I click on "Install Now", the updater shows a blank update window
> and never does anything.
Have you recently updated to 16.04? In which case perhaps  is
related. In fact it may be related anyway.
What does apt-cache policy update-manager show?
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