packages requiring me to reboot...

Richard Hughes hughsient at
Tue Dec 15 17:40:01 UTC 2009

2009/12/15 Seth Vidal <skvidal at>:
> Now, having said that - how would you feel if the updater stopped you before
> it ran and said "you're running an app I'm trying to update, please close
> the app so I can update it". Would that be a pain or ok?

That's exactly the PackageKit functionality I've added for packages
like firefox, that explode internally when they get updated. The trick
it to offer to close them down, and bring them back when done.


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