Debian updating

24-Oct-2017 15:43

With this tool you will not have to routinely check to see if there are updates available.Instead you will know updates are available because the Update Manager will open on your desktop (see Figure 1) as soon as the updates depending upon their type: If you want to manually check for updates, you can do this by clicking the Administration sub-menu of the System menu and then selecting the Update Manager entry.In the process you might also learn how to install an application or two.There is one thing to understand about updating Linux: Not every distribution handles this process in the same fashion.Using the command line tool has one drawback - in order to check to see if you have updates, you have to run it manually.

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To go ahead with the update click the When the process is complete, GNOME (or KDE) Package Kit will report that your system is update. Now let's take a look at upgrading Fedora via the command line.Once all of the updates are complete the Update Manage main window will return reporting that .Apt is a very powerful tool that can completely manage your systems packages via command line.So to make the task of covering this topic less epic, I will cover the Ubuntu and Fedora systems.I will touch on both the GUI as well as the command line tools for handling system updates.

To go ahead with the update click the When the process is complete, GNOME (or KDE) Package Kit will report that your system is update. Now let's take a look at upgrading Fedora via the command line.

Once all of the updates are complete the Update Manage main window will return reporting that .

Apt is a very powerful tool that can completely manage your systems packages via command line.

So to make the task of covering this topic less epic, I will cover the Ubuntu and Fedora systems.

I will touch on both the GUI as well as the command line tools for handling system updates.

So it is always best to understand those systems in order to be able to properly use those system.