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Get Ubuntu Update Notifications Reminder In Panel Bar

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Apt Update Indicator is an app to get Ubuntu update notifications. The Apt Update Indicator uses pkcon refresh by default and apt upgrade -y by default to upgrade the system. It has an optional update count display feature. It is a forked from Arch-Update application – an update indicator for ArchLinux and Gnome-Shell.

It shows also the following package status (as in Synaptic):

  • Available updates
  • New packages in repository
  • Local/Obsolete packages
  • Residual config files
  • Autoremovable packages

Install Apt Update Indicator

To install, simply download and execute make install command. Users can download it from https://github.com/franglais125/apt-update-indicator

If you want to install it via command line, run the following commands:

$ sudo apt-get update
$ git clone https://github.com/franglais125/apt-update-indicator.git
$ cd apt-update-indicator/
$ make install

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