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 Edit ''/etc/apt/apt.conf.d/50unattended-upgrades''. This file is mostly self explanatory. The options can be enabled by deleting un-commenting the line. At the very least, configure the following: Edit ''/etc/apt/apt.conf.d/50unattended-upgrades''. This file is mostly self explanatory. The options can be enabled by deleting un-commenting the line. At the very least, configure the following:
  
-   * ''Unattended-Upgrade::Mail "vwenberg@smumn.edu";''  to allow sending notifications to your e-mail address.+   * ''Unattended-Upgrade::Mail "your@email.com";''  to allow sending notifications to your e-mail address.
   * ''Unattended-Upgrade::Automatic-Reboot "true";''  to enable auto-reboots   * ''Unattended-Upgrade::Automatic-Reboot "true";''  to enable auto-reboots
   * ''Unattended-Upgrade::Remove-Unused-Kernel-Packages "true";''  to remove kernel-related packages. This is usually done using ''apt autoremove''.   * ''Unattended-Upgrade::Remove-Unused-Kernel-Packages "true";''  to remove kernel-related packages. This is usually done using ''apt autoremove''.