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Re: [SLE] rug partial updates
  • From: Matt Wilkins <mcw@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 May 2006 11:25:02 -0700
  • Message-id: <20060519182502.GA6115@xxxxxxxxx>

hi marcus,

i guess my memory is a bit faulty, i thought back in 9.1 days when i
did an online_update and a kernel got put on, the machine would
reboot. just to clarify, that was not the case, and it isn't the case
with 10.1?

thanks again!

matt

On Fri, May 19, 2006 at 06:05:46PM +0200, Marcus Meissner wrote:
> On Fri, May 19, 2006 at 08:40:54AM -0700, Matt Wilkins wrote:
> >
> > hi,
> >
> > if i do a 'rug update' and there is a kernel update will my machine
> > reboot after doing the update? i believe it will since it did with
> > suse 9.1, but haven't had the chance to check this (no new kernels for
> > 10.1 yet).
> >
> > assuming it is the case, i would like to ignore kernel updates. is it
> > possible with rug? i cannot see that mentioned in the rug man page.
> > but i see mention of bundles, but can't figure out how to add one
> > (thinking of defining a bundle that doesn't contain kernels).
> >
> > i'm looking for a command line automatic solution like
> > 'rug --ignore="kernel*" --quiet update'. or to define a bundle that
> > contains everything but kernels. or, but more heavy weight solution,
> > a way of stripping kernels out of a yum repository.
> >
> > thanks for any help, or pointers,
>
> You need to trigger a reboot manually. This has always been the case and will stay
> this way.
>
> ciao, Marcus
>
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