pk-update-icon - Displays an update-notification tray icon

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Trinity R14 BuildDeps amd64
Package filename pk-update-icon_2.0.0-1~bpo8+1~trinity1_amd64.deb
Package name pk-update-icon
Package version 2.0.0
Package release 1~bpo8+1~trinity1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category utils
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Matthias Klumpp <>
Download size 16.47 KB
Installed size 136.00 KB
This small tool displays notifications and an icon in the tray area of
the panel when package updates are available.
It is primarily designed for desktops which do not already have this
functionality integrated, such as Xfce.
Information about updates is queried using the PackageKit service.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pk-update-icon_2.0.0-1~bpo8+1~trinity1_i386.deb 2.0.0 i386 Trinity R14 BuildDeps
pk-update-icon - - -


Name Value
gnome-packagekit -
libatk1.0-0 >= 1.12.4
libc6 >= 2.4
libcairo2 >= 1.2.4
libfontconfig1 >= 2.11
libfreetype6 >= 2.2.1
libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 >= 2.22.0
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.37.3
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.24
libnotify4 >= 0.7.6
libpackagekit-glib2-18 >= 0.9.4
libpango-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libpangocairo-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libpangoft2-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libsqlite3-0 >= 3.5.9
libunique-1.0-0 >= 1.0.0


Type URL
Binary Package pk-update-icon_2.0.0-1~bpo8+1~trinity1_amd64.deb
Source Package pk-update-icon

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    deb jessie main
  2. Install GPG key of the repository:
    # sudo apt-key adv --keyserver --recv-keys F5CFC95C
  3. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  4. Install pk-update-icon deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pk-update-icon

See Also

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