[Gllug] Request for Help with Community Project - Installing and Supporting Edubuntu (Linux) in Youth Centre

Chris Ebenezer chriseb at gmail.com
Tue Apr 25 18:39:54 UTC 2006

On 4/25/06, Dan Stevens (IAmAI) <dan.stevens.iamai at gmail.com> wrote:
> From my experience of Ubuntu, it automatically checks for updates and
> notifies you with an icon. All one has to do is click the icon, and
> then click the update button in the dialog and Ubuntu downloads and
> installs the updates automatically. Pretty much as simple as you can
> get, other than it automatically downloading and installing the
> updates with informing the user at all!

I believe that only works if  you logged in as the user added during
the login process as 'the user who will normally use this machine' -
so just train her to log in once a day and click away.

Alternatively use a cron job and assume thet ubuntu's testing is
reasonably rocket proof :-)

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