VNC Install - apt-get -y install ubuntu-desktop tightvncserver xfce4 xfce4-goodies

  • Posted on August 5, 2014
  • darrenscAsked by darrensc

I have run the following command apt-get -y install ubuntu-desktop tightvncserver xfce4 xfce4-goodies with no success, also tried to run the update switch and the --fix-missing switch to no avail on a new droplet. Can anyone help?

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What version of Ubuntu are you using? It looks like you’re running an outdated version which is most likely why sudo apt-get update isn’t working. If that’s the case, I would recommend upgrading to a more recent version.

You can upgrade Ubuntu by running:

sudo do-release-upgrade