Updates sometimes get stuck

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Updates sometimes get stuck

Postby timmer1240 » Fri Jan 28, 2011 11:53 pm

I was updating LMDE and twice the Updates got stuck heres the workaround open the terminal type xkill then click on the update manager to kill it then type sudo dpkg --configure -a into the terminal problem solved!

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Re: Updates sometimes get stuck

Postby Habitual » Sat Jan 29, 2011 12:59 am

Your "workaround" is why you have to run dpkg --configure -a

Canceling breaks stuff.

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