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Re: Software and Updates Restart notification Stretch

> No need to restart for an upgrade. But sometimes, the upgrade will only
> take effect after a restart: it's obvious in the case of the kernel,
> but also for some core libraries.

Why has this become a "default" behavior, at least with Gnome, in Debian Stretch then ? A notification appears asking the user to upgrade and restart the whole system. If it is not necessary, why has this feature been implemented as part of the DE?