Updating/ upgrading PPP Explorer with KDE Plasma
(02-04-2022, 11:49 AM)Luziferus Wrote:
(02-03-2022, 01:46 AM)Frost1776 Wrote: I was running Manjaro kde plasma.

I eventually came across this command

Sudo rm /var/lib/pacman/db.lck

Then ran 

Sudo pacman -Syyu

I'm fairly new to Linux so it took me awhile to find the right commands. But I couldn't update mine either and those commands worked for me.

This is correct. Regardless of your Desktop Environment (KDE Plaskma for example) the PPP comes with Manjaro preinstalled. So your code to update the system is the right one. 

Some ppl experienced that the database for updating the system packages was locked. This can happen from time to time if a running update quit unexpectedly. 
In addition you may experience something like "PGP key error" or "keychain error" etc -> look at this solution if so:  https://forum.pine64.org/showthread.php?...#pid105737
Thank you both for your information. The "sudo rm.." failed for me. I then ran the solution in the thread, which showed many errors, then prompted to delete old files, I chose Y for all. I ran "sudo rm.." and it installed some updates and restarted. Next update failed, ran sudo pacman -syyu again and it completed all updates. 
It now shows:
KDE Plasma Version 5.23.5
KDE Frameworks Version 5.90.0
Qt Version 5.15.2
Kernel Version 5.16.0-rc4-1-MANJARO-ARM
Very happy to finally have it updated.

Messages In This Thread
RE: Updating/ upgrading PPP Explorer with KDE Plasma - by frankt - 02-05-2022, 07:25 PM

Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Onscreen keyboard missing Arch Plasma Libreoffice DaForest 0 835 09-05-2023, 07:03 PM
Last Post: DaForest
  Will a Pinephone Pro (Explorer) work with TING wpeckham 7 3,360 07-21-2023, 08:33 PM
Last Post: KC9UDX
  Pine Phone Pro: Mobian+plasma mobile GabrieleMax 2 1,795 04-30-2023, 05:03 AM
Last Post: diederik
  Pinephone Pro Explorer Edition for sale, link in description Dinobot 0 1,145 07-16-2022, 01:34 AM
Last Post: Dinobot
Lightbulb Manjaro Phosh vs. Manjaro Plasma on Pinephone Pro? danimations 10 8,497 07-15-2022, 10:10 AM
Last Post: Fred Zyphal
  PinephonePro Explorer Edition for sale, link in the post. LinuXmarksTheSpot 0 994 05-29-2022, 12:15 PM
Last Post: LinuXmarksTheSpot
  PinePhone Pro working on Lapdock using Arch Plasma hockleyj 5 3,345 05-27-2022, 05:18 PM
Last Post: hockleyj
  How to activate developer mode on PPP explorer tckosvic 2 2,249 02-14-2022, 10:30 AM
Last Post: tckosvic
  PPP Explorer Edition - Wipe eMMC The3DmaN 7 6,044 02-01-2022, 04:34 AM
Last Post: dukla2000
Rainbow Pinephone Pro Explorer Edition to start shipping bcnaz 26 14,078 01-28-2022, 05:46 AM
Last Post: retrogren

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 2 Guest(s)