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Re: why is my debian automatically doing apt updates?

On Sat, 25 Nov 2017, Ludovico Van wrote:

> some other software must be using it to do updates.
> My question was about how to find that. I have discover installed but
> periodic updates are disabled.

well this is one reason I like aptitude, here's what it tells me about 
packagekit, maybe this will help narrow your search.

  --\ Packages which depend on packagekit (12)
    --\ Depends (8)
p     apper 0.9.2+git20161222-3
p     gnome-packagekit 3.22.1-2
p     gnome-software 3.22.5-1
p     gstreamer1.0-packagekit 1.1.5-2
p     isenkram 0.33
p     packagekit-command-not-found 1.1.5-2
p     packagekit-tools 1.1.5-2
p     plasma-discover 5.8.5-3
    --\ Recommends (3)
p     0install-core 2.12-4
p     libpackagekit-glib2-18 1.1.5-2
p     software-properties-common
    --\ Suggests (1)
i A   libpackagekitqt5-0 0.9.6-1