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Questions tagged [unattended-upgrades]

Automatic package upgrades on APT based systems

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Unattended-upgrades not detecting Linux kernel security update by default

(N.B. in the below, I have replaced the domain of my VPS hosting provider with <my_hosting_provider>, for privacy.) My Debian 9.3 "Stretch" instance is showing a kernel update as being ...
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Who starts unattended-upgrades?

I'm wondering who starts unattended-upgrades in my debian-jessie: my man page DESCRIPTION This program can download and install security upgrades automatically and unattended,...
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Terminate and disable/remove unattended upgrade before command returns

I'm having an issue here where I try to automate a setup with Ansible. Some of the steps require interaction with apt, but occasionally I get an error because unattended-upgrade kicked off and locked ...