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Re: [suse-security] Turning off susewatcher

On Tue, Mar 28, 2006 at 04:16:23PM +0200, Carlos E. R. wrote:
> The Tuesday 2006-03-28 at 08:22 -0500, Lee Brotzman wrote:
> > How to I make it so that susewatcher does not start when I log in? I've
> > unselected the box in the dialog that says "Start automatically", yet it
> > still starts up at login. It's irritating because it keeps telling me that
> > security updates are available even though I've installed them all. It would
> > be nice if it came with any documentation, but that doesn't appear to be so,
> > and I don't have a use for susewatcher in any case. By the way I use gnome,
> > not kde.
> Impossible, at least with Gnome. Known bug, aka feature (SuSE 9.3): it is 
> hardcoded. Search the archive of suse-linux-e list around the time when 
> SuSE 9.3 came out for disccusions about this.
> I deleted it - rather, I renamed it:
>   /opt/kde3/bin/DAMMsusewatcher
>   /opt/kde3/bin/DAMMsuseplugger
> The name reflects my frustration...

You will have likely more frustration in 10.1, where we had to
replace it by a Mono Application.

Ciao, Marcus

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