[ubuntu-za] Update manager

Hannes Coetzee scorpking at scorpking.za.org
Mon Apr 20 08:17:48 BST 2009

> Hi Guys
> Something funny happened in my Update Manager.  I accidentally ran it
> without begin connected to the network and now have two updates listed
> (Build Essential and g++) which for some reason cannot be installed.  I
> can't event tick them.  Is there to clear this problem?
> Regards
> Charl

Type man aptitude in the terminal/konsole. Aptitude has a bunch of
options like "hold, unhold, keep, forbid-version, forget-new" that could
be helpful.


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