update-manager-text - Text application that manages apt updates

Distribution: Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository: Ubuntu Updates Universe amd64
Package name: update-manager-text
Package version: 17.10.14
Package release:
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 94 B
Download size: 4.84 KB
Official Mirror: archive.ubuntu.com
This is the newt apt update manager. It checks for updates and lets the user choose which to install.



    Source package: update-manager

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install update-manager-text deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install update-manager-text


    2018-03-25 - Balint Reczey <rbalint@ubuntu.com> update-manager (1:17.10.14) artful; urgency=medium * Offer removal of unused autoremovable kernel packages (LP: #1624644, #1675079) * Support package removals in install backends and really remove packages (LP: #1624644, #1675079) * Keep PEP 8 checks happy * Place .keep files in empty directories to keep them when converting the repo to git (LP: #1758963)

    2018-02-02 - Marc Deslauriers <marc.deslauriers@ubuntu.com> update-manager (1:17.10.13) artful; urgency=medium * ubuntu-support-status: use component to differentiate packages supported by the community and packages supported by Canonical. (LP: #1574670)

    2018-01-12 - Balint Reczey <rbalint@ubuntu.com> update-manager (1:17.10.12) artful; urgency=medium [ Jean-Baptiste Lallement ] * UpdateManager/Dialogs.py: Workaround restricted access to GUI applications by user root under wayland to start do-release-upgrade in graphical mode (LP: #1732185) [ Balint Reczey ] * Break long comment to keep PEP 8 test happy

    2017-10-05 - Brian Murray <brian@ubuntu.com> update-manager (1:17.10.11) artful; urgency=medium * UpdateManager/UpdatesAvailable.py: Also mention using COMPRESS=xz in intramfs.conf to free more space in /boot.

    2017-09-20 - Brian Murray <brian@ubuntu.com> update-manager (1:17.10.10) artful; urgency=medium * UpdateManager/UpdatesAvailable.py: Provide instructions when mount points have insufficient free space for the upgrade to complete. (LP: #1477455)

    2017-09-11 - Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak <lukasz.zemczak@ubuntu.com> update-manager (1:17.10.9) artful; urgency=medium [ Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak ] * test_update_origin.py: fix the extended origin matcher test as it was making wrong assumptions, not checking if packages actually had ANY package in -security. This should fix the current autopkgtest failures. [ Brian Murray ] * test_update_origin.py: fix some typos.

    2017-09-05 - Brian Murray <brian@ubuntu.com> update-manager (1:17.10.8) artful; urgency=medium * UpdateManager/Dialogs.py: use a variable instead of hard coding 1 to allow the translation of the message, thanks to Andrea Azzarone. (LP: #1714489)

    2017-08-31 - Brian Murray <brian@ubuntu.com> update-manager (1:17.10.7) artful; urgency=medium * Show status of Canonical's Livepatch service in update-manager dialog window, thanks to Andrea Azzarone. (LP: #1712591)

    2017-08-21 - Jean-Baptiste Lallement <jean-baptiste.lallement@canonical.com> update-manager (1:17.10.6) artful; urgency=medium * UpdateManager.py: Workaround a crash when calling software-properties-gtk by not using --toplevel under wayland (LP: #1703365)

    2017-08-09 - Brian Murray <brian@ubuntu.com> update-manager (1:17.10.5) artful; urgency=medium * test_update_origin.py: This does not need to be architecture specific so just set the arch to amd64 like test_update_list.py. * test_utils.py: mock /proc/net/tcp and processes in proc so that we are testing the code and not the system under test.