fc8 how to stop gui pop-up notifications of available updates??

Tim ignored_mailbox at yahoo.com.au
Thu Feb 14 06:37:10 UTC 2008

On Wed, 2008-02-13 at 22:02 -0500, Joe(theWordy)Philbrook wrote:
> At the moment however I've found that commenting out everything in the
> puplet script combined with eliminating all the yum-updatesd links
> from /etc/rc.d/rc*.d. has solved the problem (at least for now) If
> some future yum update run should restore those to running condition
> I'll have to remember to test that save button before redoing my
> 'fix' 

Simply run:

  yum remove yum-updatesd

And get rid of it, if you're not going to use it.  Puplet won't do
anything without it, and you don't need it for manual updating.

(This computer runs FC7, my others run FC4, FC5 & FC6, in case that's
 important to the thread.)

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