Posts Tagged ‘update manager’

Disabling the annoying update manager popup

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

Source: http://conradmiguel.com/remove-update-manager-pop-up-in-ubuntu-904-jaunty-jackalope

If the update manager window is popping up, here’s how to restore it to the old, less annoying, behavior of showing an icon in the notification area:

gconftool -s --type bool /apps/update-notifier/auto_launch false