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Homer fsunoles at
Fri Feb 25 19:12:18 UTC 2011

On Fri, Feb 25, 2011 at 10:43 AM, Valter Mura <valtermura at> wrote:
> In data venerdì 25 febbraio 2011 18:35:34, Homer ha scritto:
>> On Thu, Feb 24, 2011 at 4:18 PM, Homer <fsunoles at> wrote:
>> > Kubuntu 10.04
>> >
>> > I have a machine that only has telephone modem access to the Internet.
>> >  When I establish a connection with my ISP, Kubuntu performs an
>> > apt-get update and I then get a pop-up message about needing to update
>> > the computer.  I would like to disable the automatic apt-get update
>> > "feature" when an Internet connection is established.
>> I may have resolved this issue.  It looks like deleting the following
>> two packages will do the job.  A hammer approach I guess, but so be
>> it.
> You can also disable the update setting it to "never" in the settings of
> Kpackagekit...

Your solution is better.  I didn't take the time to explore
configuring Kpackagekit.

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