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Old 11-16-2016, 03:02 PM   #1
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What do I use in the terminal of PCLinuxOS to get an update??


I tried dksu and sudo but neither one works. Can you please help me with this? Thanks!!
 
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check this out

http://pclinuxoshelp.com/index.php/U...Your_PCLinuxOS
 
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Thanks, BW!!
 
Old 11-16-2016, 03:25 PM   #4
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I tried dksu and sudo but neither one works. Can you please help me with this?
Hi...

If BW-userx's suggestion is successful, please mark this thread as "SOLVED" by clicking on "Thread Tools" directly above your initial post. If not let us know and what update(s) your seeking. Thanks!

Regards...
 
Old 11-16-2016, 03:35 PM   #6
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Well I rebooted and in 5 minutes the updates were found. There were 570 updates- 40 to be removed- and 112 to install. However the package manager gets no farther than the install packages!! How do I get to install the package updates?
 
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theirs got a be a button on there somewhere to click on or in the menu to complete that task. keep looking.

it gives you step by step on that web page

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Old 11-16-2016, 04:20 PM   #8
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Might have to select only 10 or so at a time???
 
Old 11-16-2016, 05:34 PM   #9
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I went to the " edit " in the package manager and found something that called for 13 or fourteen packages to be updated; after that I was able to almost update everything!! I got errors and was told to " RPM::Allow-Duplicated { "^drakx-kbd-mouse-x11$"; };" but I do not have any idea where or how to do this. I now have two os one at 2010 and the other at 2014. How can I fix this, please?? Thanks!!
 
  


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