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How do you turn off Auto Downloading of Updates Fedora 21?

asked 2015-01-11 19:00:08 -0500

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updated 2015-01-12 17:27:21 -0500

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How do you turn off Auto Downloading of Updates Fedora 21? I have limited data and need to be able to control when / if updates are downloaded.

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answered 2015-01-12 01:08:07 -0500

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GNOME 3.14 has a feature to automatically check for new updates using its gSoftware application. This feature can be disabled using the gsettings command line tool:

gsettings set download-updates false

If you want to use dconf-editor instead, see blog post:

That's probably the easiest way to turn off auto updates in Fedora 21.

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Thanks for that, it save me from running out of data..

Quinco gravatar imageQuinco ( 2015-01-13 15:55:10 -0500 )edit

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