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Muffinabus
August 18th, 2009, 05:15 PM
Thread title is self explanatory. My update manager has 11 updates available whereas sudo apt-get upgrade has 3 files that need upgrading and 4 that can be but wont upgrade. Can anyone explain why this is? I took a screenshot.

jerrrys
August 18th, 2009, 05:48 PM
may be cause you need to change that to sudo apt-get update

Bachstelze
August 18th, 2009, 05:55 PM
may be cause you need to change that to sudo apt-get update

No.

http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=7499891&postcount=11

Muffinabus
August 18th, 2009, 06:05 PM
No.

http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=7499891&postcount=11

Ah, that actually makes perfect sense, thanks.