Check Updates option does no work for me in Software application

Aaron Konstam akonstam at
Fri Mar 1 21:27:50 UTC 2013

On Fri, 2013-03-01 at 16:20 +0100, Reindl Harald wrote:
> Am 01.03.2013 15:57, schrieb Aaron Konstam:
> > The Check Updates option in the Software application does not work for
> > me. It starts as expected reporting the number of updates. But it never
> > reaches the install step and just keeps running without end.
> > 
> > Does this work for other people? If so what is your trick to get it to
> > work?
> what says "yum upgrade" as root?
> all this graphical crap is a frontend to yum with
> zero feedback if something does not work perfectly

yum upgrade works. I am just curious if my experience is unique.
Quality Control, n.: The process of testing one out of every 1,000 units
coming off a production line to make sure that at least one out of 100
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