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There is a nasty bug in Ubuntu's current NFS-share app. I've updated to a patch that I had to compile, it mostly works properly now. But MintUpdate is showing it's icon in the unlocked position, saying there is 1 important update to do, but I don't want it! I've tried clearing it, unchecking it... but the update notice keeps comiing back. How can I get rid of it?
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well, you could try "pinning" the app like Cmost describes here
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Here is another way. In a terminal:
sudo echo PackageName hold|dpkg --set-selections
To list packages on hold:
sudo dpkg --get-selections | grep hold
To take a package off hold:
sudo echo PackageName install|dpkg --set-selections
Insanity: Doing the same thing over and over and each time expecting a different result.
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