Update checker & notifier

upgrade checker

There is a new, small tool available for Sparkers: Update Checker & Notifier The tool checks (in shadow) packages to be upgraded and displays notification on desktop. Installation: sudo apt update sudo apt install sparky-aptus-upgrade-checker Then reboot to let it start working. It doesn’t run if: • running live system • no active internet connection … Read moreUpdate checker & notifier

APTus 0.2.2

There is an update of Sparky APTus Upgrade tool 0.2.2 in Sparky unstable repository. I have implemented two changes: 1. The changelog option shows upgradable packages, including information about the version from and to be upgraded to. 2. It shows progress of the upgrading on the bottom of a terminal window now, during the upgrade … Read moreAPTus 0.2.2

e19.9 updated

  Due to changes in Debian “testing” repositories I had to rebuilt e19.9 package. The dist-upgrade will remove libbullet*2.83 during upgrading it to version 2.83v5, and will remove e19 package as well. The new version contains: – re-compiled e19.9 ( – EFL and friends updated up to versions 1.15.1 – Terminology updated up to … Read moree19.9 updated

Updates 2015/08/08

  There a few updates of 3th party applications available in our repository: – VeraCrypt 1.12 – an alternative of deprecated TrueCrypt – Vuze – a Java based download client – Tint2 0.12.1 – the latest version of a nice tiny panel used in Sparky Openbox spin; compiled from the project’s git repos – … Read moreUpdates 2015/08/08