Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Ubuntu's update system maintains new minor versions of the current version branch but it doesn't update it to a new version branches. For example in Ubuntu 10.4 I have Evolution 2.28.1. That was updated to 2.28.2 and to 2.28.3 for now. But there's already 2.30.3 version on official site.

So my question is how do I update my apps to a new version branch replacing an older version of the app and keeping up Ubuntu's features like updating to a new minor version of the current branch?

share|improve this question
add comment

migrated from stackoverflow.com Sep 2 '10 at 1:48

This question came from our site for professional and enthusiast programmers.

1 Answer

up vote 0 down vote accepted

Look up the program name on Google to find its launchpad PPA and add that to your list with the instructions it provides.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.