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Provide compile-time option for disabling updater / update checker. #732
I have the ability to disable the update checker for the Solus package. As the package maintainer, I track QOwnNotes changes separately (thus have the update dialog prompt me when there's an update, which I'm already aware of, isn't necessary) and don't want there to be the risk of the updater creating filesystem changes for end users that wouldn't necessarily be reversible like a package reversion would.
Ability to disable the updater.
Steps to reproduce
Output from the debug section in the settings dialog
Relevant log output (you have to enable enable the log widget)
I don't want to remove the service. But if you set the
Well I have a fresh install of QOwnNotes since the implementation of that and I can reliably trigger the update via the "Force old version number to trigger update". I've also validated that the release.h is indeed
I went and checked .config/PBE/QOwnNotes and grepped for disableAutomatic and was returned:
[qownnotes] cat ~/.config/PBE/QOwnNotes.conf | grep 'disableAutomatic' disableAutomaticUpdateDialog=false
I checked the settings and it presents:
Is it the
Right so, if I only specify the notes directory and skip the configuration to enable it to sync to my Nextcloud server (and the setup around that), it sets it to