Turn off automatic update

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wa2n
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Turn off automatic update

Postby wa2n » Wed Oct 10, 2007 11:48 pm

Hi...
Can anyone tell me how to disable/ turn off the auto update system in Mint?
I'd like to update my Mint machine manually (via sudo apt-get update command).
Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks

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Postby Husse » Thu Oct 11, 2007 5:39 am

Update is the theme for the day :)
We are introducing mintUpdate that lets you control updates in a much better way.
If you get the automatic updates as you say you are probably using Cassandra (or earlier) For Cassandra you can remove update-manager and update-manager-core and then install mintUpdate if you wish
http://www.linuxmint.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=5907
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