I upgraded from Fedora 15 to 17 with mostly no problems and it is working fine.
However, every now and again I get a notification that "Important software updates are available". When I click on the button to install them, it displays the list of updates and I can click "Install Updates". When I do this, it looks like it is installing the first one but then stops and tells me it failed to obtain authentication.
It never asked me for authentication!
Should I just do a yum update and ignore this mechanism?
What's the scoop?