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magicchance
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SOLVED - Update Manager broken

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See attached pic. Some time yesterday my Update Manager stopped working, and I keep getting this warning. No idea what's going on, or why. Anyone else having this same trouble? Does anyone know how to get past it?
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Re: Update Manager broken

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Close Update Manager and then do:

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sudo dpkg --configure -a
.... like it says. :wink:
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Re: Update Manager broken

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Is closing the UM window a requirement? If so, that explains it. I had left it open while trying to make the fix.
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Re: Update Manager broken

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magicchance wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 4:44 pm
Is closing the UM window a requirement?
Yes, it is. :)
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