How to hide macintosh update ?

If  you are facing update that keeps repeating, try execute the below command to ignore the update that not required.


> softwareupdate -l

Software Update Tool

Copyright 2002-2012 Apple Inc.

Finding available software

Software Update found the following new or updated software:

* ThunderboltFirmwareUpdate1.2-1.2

Thunderbolt Firmware Update (1.2), 134K [recommended] [restart]


> sudo softwareupdate –ignore ThunderboltFirmwareUpdate1.2


Ignored updates:




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