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Title: 20110720 slapt-update-service-0.5.0b [VL7.0]
Post by: stretchedthin on July 20, 2011, 08:52:07 am
hata_ph has built a new Slapt-update-service package for VectorLinux 7.0.
   
      
   
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slapt-update-service: slapt-update-service (DBus service update notifier via slapt-get and gslapt)
slapt-update-service:
slapt-update-service: slapt-update-service is a DBus service which notifies about package
slapt-update-service: updates available via slapt-get and gslapt. slapt-update-service places
slapt-update-service: an icon in the user's notification area when updates are available.
slapt-update-service: Clicking the icon starts upgrading with gslapt.
slapt-update-service:
slapt-update-service: License: GPL
slapt-update-service: Authors: Jason Woodward <woodwardj at jaos dot org>
slapt-update-service: Website: http://software.jaos.org/#slapt-update-service
   
   After testing this package please stop back here and let us know how it works for you.
   
Title: Re: 20110720 slapt-update-service-0.5.0b [VL7.0]
Post by: hata_ph on July 20, 2011, 06:17:34 pm
Pls use this with caution as running update from the testing repo may bring bad effect to your system... :)
Title: Re: 20110720 slapt-update-service-0.5.0b [VL7.0]
Post by: Locator on February 25, 2014, 05:55:13 pm
I have discovered a problem with slapt-update-service 0.5.0b in that after it has done the updating, what I find happening is that after it did it's updating routine, I went to to run a program such as Stellarium, for example, the screen goes blank - and the next thing I know, the system is being rebooted >:(. And slapt-update-service 0.5.0b is located in http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-7.0/extra/. And no, I don't have the testing repository activated.
Title: Re: 20110720 slapt-update-service-0.5.0b [VL7.0]
Post by: hata_ph on March 03, 2014, 06:31:09 pm
I have discovered a problem with slapt-update-service 0.5.0b in that after it has done the updating, what I find happening is that after it did it's updating routine, I went to to run a program such as Stellarium, for example, the screen goes blank - and the next thing I know, the system is being rebooted >:(. And slapt-update-service 0.5.0b is located in http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-7.0/extra/. And no, I don't have the testing repository activated.

slapt-update-service is just a notification daemon to inform you of package update. The problem might cause by some packages that you have updated...
show us your /var/log/pkgtools