Running the following commands on the command line works fine $sudo apt-get update $sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
We're going to try out apticron, but we don't want to know about every package that could be updated -- only the security / critical updates. How do we configure apticron to do this? PS -- yes, we ...
I'd like to have my Ubuntu system automatically upgrade all packages. I added to my /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/10periodic: APT::Periodic::Unattended-Upgrade "1"; However, I still need to maintain the list ...
I have a system that I set up with Maverick and the "automatically apply security updates" setting. It is now sending e-mail on a daily basis: Subject: Anacron job 'cron.daily' on gwen ...
Is it safe to run apt-get update -y through cron on a production server?
I am a sys admin newb, otherwise I would figure this out on my own. I have a slicehost slice and I noticed that there are a couple scripts that get run (the ones I mentioned in my question title) ...