How to upgrade a package in a linux distribution?

Alberto Hernando pajaro.go at
Sat Feb 7 21:11:17 PST 2009

2009/2/8 petrele.chen <petrele.chen at>:
> Hi,all
> I want to install a package (ibus) in my ubuntu 8.04,
> it requires pygobject >= 2.15, but the host system only
> have 2.14 installed. What is the best way to upgade
> this package.


This is off-topic in this list. Please, look for info regarding your
Even so, I'll say that you just have to look for proper sources for
packages for ubuntu (I mean, /etc/apt/sources.list), then apt-get
update and then apt-get install new-package-if-available.


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