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Old 06-01-2008, 03:58 AM   #1
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triangle notification for new downloads


I keep getiing the red triangle notification for new downloads but when I open it and download it gets stuck on downloading 52 of 54 programmes ,when I open the dialogue box it says two progs.for cairo dock failed.
how do I get rid of the problem because I am not sure if it affecting future upgrades.
 
Old 06-01-2008, 01:22 PM   #2
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What distro are you running?
 
Old 06-01-2008, 02:45 PM   #3
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triangle notification for new downloads

sorry I should have said ubuntu 8.04 its just a minor irritation but I would like to know how to deal with it as I am not sure if it is blocking important downloads.
thanks for your reply.
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Old 06-01-2008, 04:56 PM   #4
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Have you tried starting up synaptic and then hitting the reload button before trying to apply any updates? Or from commandline sudo apt-get update. It could be that the repository is not up to date or your database is not up to date.
 
Old 06-01-2008, 05:51 PM   #5
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thank for your advice to reload from synaptic same problem stalled on downloading 54 of 56 packages the stall was on automatix.
also I tried from the command line same result,how can I get rid of this from the package downloader.
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