Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 802133
Software update present incorrect message when restart is required
Last modified: 2014-01-21 18:21:23 EST
Description of problem:
After doing a software update that includes something like the linux kernel, software update presents a dialog that says the user needs to log out and log in again, which seems incorrect. Even the description of the update within software update says a restart will be required. In previous versions of Fedora software update the dialog correctly told the user a restart was needed and then restarted the system.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Unknown, the software update doesn't have an "about" menu to get a version number from, doesn't support a right click to get any soft version info, and both yum list "software update" and yum list softwareupdate fail to return anything.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run software update
2. see an update that you know requires a restart, like a kernel
User is asked to log out / log in
User should be asked to restart
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