[CentOS] Centos 7: Notification of available updates in KDE?

Mon Sep 19 17:26:13 UTC 2016
Rex Dieter <rdieter at math.unl.edu>

Frank Bures wrote:

> Hi,
> I recently upgraded from CentOS 5 to 7.  I have been running KDE.  In
> version 5, if there was a pending update, an icon would appear in the
> panel, notifying about the update.
> There is no such icon in CentOS 7 - KDE 4.
> Is there a way to get this very convenient function?

You could try installing apper (which includes an update notification 
applet) from epel7 repo

-- Rex