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gnome-software taking up too much ram. More than 6GB at some times.

asked 2018-12-31 02:21:36 -0500

chaitanyacix gravatar image

Gnome-Software is taking up lot of memory, sometimes 5 to 6 GB making laptop to hang. Had to uninstall it due to it. And now have to check updates manually time to time. I am using fedora 28. i5 7th Gen with 8GB ram Is there any fix

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answered 2019-01-01 12:44:31 -0500

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Disable update in dconf-editor?

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Yes, That's the required step. I also removed the gnome-software, n its working good but the updates have to be checked manually every now and then. Thats the problem

chaitanyacix gravatar imagechaitanyacix ( 2019-01-06 03:18:22 -0500 )edit

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