colin@quokka:~$ apt-config dump |grep Users
Unattended-Upgrade::Automatic-Reboot-WithUsers "false";

I logged in from another PC and ran /usr/bin/users, it showed "colin
colin" as output, so that seems OK.


On 6 March 2018 at 11:26, Bálint Réczey <> wrote:
> Control: tags -1 moreinfo
> Hi Colin,
> 2018-03-06 10:33 GMT+01:00 Colin 't Hart <>:
>> Package: unattended-upgrades
>> Version: 0.93.1+nmu1
>> Severity: normal
>> I have
>> Unattended-Upgrade::Automatic-Reboot-WithUsers "false"
>> in my /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/50unattended-upgrades
>> I have noticed several times now when I arrive at my office in the morning 
>> that my machine has rebooted even though I was logged in when I left the 
>> evening before. I use a standard install of XFCE with its screen locker and 
>> my screen was locked when I left.
> Could you please check the output of apt-config to be sure that the
> configuration takes place?
> $ apt-config dump |grep Users
> Could you please check if /usr/bin/users lists you when your system is locked?
> Cheers,
> Balint

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