[linux-elitists] Show Us The Code

Greg Folkert greg@gregfolkert.net
Wed Feb 28 22:54:14 PST 2007

On Thu, 2007-03-01 at 07:42 +0100, Patrik Wallstrom wrote:
> On Wed, 28 Feb 2007, Don Marti wrote:
> > This is where I ask about RPM rollback.  Is anyone
> > on the list who administers RPM-based systems turning
> > this feature on?  Anyone used it for real?  It looks
> > great (disk space is cheap compared to admin time or
> > worse, downtime), but what's the catch?  (Other than
> > Red Hat apparently not liking to turn it on by default
> > in RHEL.)
> Oh, I want this for Debian. Any plans for this feature in Debian
> perhaps? I would actually use it.

Huh? I am sorry, Debian has this already.

dpkg-repack is available.

And installing older versions is allowed by default in Debian.




Pretty much give you everything you want in the way of older versions.

Or are you asking for something else?
greg, greg@gregfolkert.net

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