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IceEnclosure Jun 2, 2001 08:06 PM
Software Update just did something very weird..?
http://homepage.mac.com/alitsch/updatelog.gif

as you can see, I had everything updated, then, last night, I clicked the update button, and low and behold, everything needed updating again!!.. and, just to be sure, I looked at the version numbers of some things (i.e. startup disk, and it said I had 9.1 or whatever, when I RECALL getting 9.2.1 so it'd work with OSX.. and I did that many weeks ago) Why'd it do this? very strange I think, or have others experienced this? Please fill me in, I don't want to update everything every couple of months..

disk first aid 8.61?? what is that, 3 times?? jeez-Us

thanks all
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http://homepage.mac.com/alitsch/icesig3.jpg
G4 533, iMac 333

[This message has been edited by IceEnclosure (edited 06-02-2001).]
 
reader50 Jun 2, 2001 08:37 PM
Trash the file Mac HD/System Folder/Preferences/Updateable Items

Try Software Update again afterwards. That should fix most of the bogus "updates" offered.
 
IceEnclosure Jun 2, 2001 08:39 PM
cool cool, thanks



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http://homepage.mac.com/alitsch/icesig3.jpg
G4 533, iMac 333
 
siegzdad Jun 3, 2001 02:40 PM
Thanks, that solved my issue too. OS9 wanted me to update to Disk First Aid 8.6.1 1.0 every time I rebooted... I figured it was one silly preference file, but wasn't sure which... again, thanks.
 
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