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Re: unattended upgrades does not do anything




Hi Mark, debian users,
* Mark Fletcher <mark27q1@xxxxxxxxx> [2017-04-03; 21:08]:
> On Sat, Apr 01, 2017 at 06:04:16PM +0200, Gregor Zattler wrote:
> There's another thread recently (during March, I think) on this mailing 
> list about the same subject. The gyst is you need to do a 
> dpkg-reconfigure unattended-upgrades after installation to create some 
> config files needed to make the upgrades actually happen.

Yupp, I read this then and I did the dpkg-reconfigure to no
avail.  On April 2nd at 11:19 local time I purged and reinstalled
unattended-upgrades.  According to the log file
unattended-upgrade run on April, 2nd at 11:20 local time but did
not find anything to upgrade.  But actually there was a security
announcement on March, 28th and when I do apt-get update; apt-get
upgrade manually apt proposes to upgrade the eject package.  And:
unattended upgrades did not run yesterday or today.

This is all very strange.

Ciao; Gregor