How do I download Updates

Asked by Jmax on 2007-07-14

I have just finished installin UBUNTU

I had a message about updates being available, but when I clicked it, nothing happened. How can I download the updates?

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Matt Smith (mattsmith) said :

To manually install all updates open the terminal and type:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade

The first command updates the APT database and the second one upgrades all installed packages on your system to the newest version. This may result in a lot of downloads, but everything is taken care of automatically.

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