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Re: [suse-security] Automated kernel updates



/ 2004-09-30 09:08:40 +0200
\ Andreas Haupt:
> Hello,
> 
> I plan to recheck SuSE's security updates before installing them on the 
> machines. "Normal" packages are easy. I just imitate an update mirror 
> with just links in it. If a link exists the corresponding patch will be 
> installed. This way I can use SuSE's online_update.
> 
> Kernel updates on the other hand should just be installed when the system 
> is going down. Furthermore I want the last working kernel not to be 
> deinstalled when the new kernel is being installed. "rpm -i" would do 
> this for me so I have vmlinuz (new kernel) and vmlinuz.previous (last 
> working kernel) later on.
> 
> Does anyone have such a system installed at his/her site? Otherwise there 
> is some work to do for me... Can you give me some advises on the 
> implementation?

you ever looked at
 http://fou4s.gaugusch.at ?


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