A new post, published yesterday, provides information on how the team plans reduce users' reluctance to update to Linux Mint.
Next to the appearance of reminders to users, Linux Mint Update Manager may require some of the updates, the post says.
In some cases, the Update Manager may remind you to apply some updates. In some of them he may insist.
Enforcing updates is a good option according to the post. The group goes on to explain that new functionality will be configurable.
But we do not want it to be stupid and stop you. He is here to help you. If you handle things this way, you will find clever patterns and uses. It will also be configurable and allow you to change the way it is configured.