Re: unattended upgrades does not do anything
- Date: Wed, 5 Apr 2017 23:32:37 +0100
- From: Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: unattended upgrades does not do anything
On Wednesday 05 April 2017 20:59:02 Tom Dial wrote:
> On 04/05/2017 10:22 AM, Lisi Reisz wrote:
> > On Wednesday 05 April 2017 15:46:53 Jonathan Dowland wrote:
> >> On Wed, Apr 05, 2017 at 10:26:18PM +0900, Mark Fletcher wrote:
> >>> I am going to have a go at getting unattended-upgrades to work sometime
> >>> in the next few days, I will post back what my results, even if the
> >>> only thing that results is sympathy for your situation and a "me-too!"
> >> I have a working unattended-upgrades setup, I will try and remember what
> >> I had to do.
> > Thank you!
> > Lisi
> I know I am quite late to the party, but has
> been offered as a possible answer?
yes, several times!!
> I have used it as a guide for
> unattended-upgrades setup on a sizable handful of systems, and with
> uniform success. As I recall it, install defaults apply only security
> upgrades, and of course require that /etc/apt/sources.list include the
> version appropriate reference to security.debian.org -
> deb http://security.debian.org/ jessie/updates main contrib non-free
> for example.
Perhaps there is a recent temporary bug in it?? As I said, I had a short-term
use for it and have moved on. Though I might want to look again if I could
do so quickly.
> Tom Dial