9.04 update notification

Brian McKee brian.mckee at gmail.com
Sun Jun 14 19:49:35 UTC 2009

On Sun, Jun 14, 2009 at 5:07 AM, Steven Susbauer<steven at too1337.com> wrote:
> Andrey Zhidenkov wrote:
>> In 8.10 i had only a tray notification when updates available. In 9.04 update
>> manager automatically popup. How I can diable it? I want have only a tray
>> notification.

> -Press Alt-F2 and run the command gconf-editor
> -Navigate to /apps/update-notifier (in the gconf-editor)
> -In the right hand pane, uncheck auto_launch
> -Optionally, if you would like the tray icon to show up immediately when
> there are updates available (instead of waiting 7 days as is normal),
> change regular_auto_launch_interval to 0.
> -Close the editor, I believe you have to log-out and back in for the
> changes to take effect

Alternatively, see my .sig below :-)


All you need to know about Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty -> gconftool -s --type
bool /apps/update-notifier/auto_launch false

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