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Install latest/stable of ubuntu-watch-packages

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

Make sure snap support is enabled in your Desktop store.

Install using the command line

sudo snap install ubuntu-watch-packages

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Channel Version Published

Helpful utility to watch specified packages in the ubuntu archive.

Watch specified binary packages in the ubuntu archive for transition between archive pockets. Useful when waiting for a package update to be published.

It polls the launchpad API for new packages every 10 minutes (you can change this by using poll-seconds option)


ubuntu-watch-packages --help # to see all available options

Details for ubuntu-watch-packages

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Last updated
  • 8 January 2022


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