[Bug 1294195] Re: Please consider enabling Unattended-Upgrade::Remove-Unused-Dependencies by default
1294195 at bugs.launchpad.net
Fri May 27 15:33:20 UTC 2016
*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 1357093 ***
** This bug has been marked a duplicate of bug 1357093
Kernels not autoremoving, causing out of space error on LVM or Encrypted installation or on any installation, when /boot partition gets full
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Please consider enabling Unattended-Upgrade::Remove-Unused-
Dependencies by default
Status in unattended-upgrades package in Ubuntu:
When you install Ubuntu today with full disk encryption you end up
with a separate small /boot partition (approx 200Mb). It doesn't take
long for this to fill up with old kernels.
While we mark old kernels for auto-removal nothing (on the default
system) actually triggers removal of unused packages; a human needs to
invoke (or arrange to be invoked) 'apt-get autoremove'.
/etc/apt/apt.conf.d/50unattended-upgrades documents an
Unattended-Upgrade::Remove-Unused-Dependencies configuration option.
I'd suggest we consider enabling this option by default on new
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