RedHat Perl updates
ugob at CAMO-ROUTE.COM
Wed Oct 15 03:33:50 IST 2003
> If you've got a box you want to automatically keep up to date
> it's easy:
> [root at fw apt]# cat /etc/cron.daily/apt-update
> apt-get update
> apt-get --yes upgrade
apt-get --yes dist-upgrade is slightly different, but will upgrade dependencies, well I think. See man apt, or apt-get.
Another cool feature is apt-cache search...
apt-cache search bind will show you all packages that has bind in its description.
see man apt-cache
> [root at fw apt]# cat /etc/cron.weekly/apt-cleanup
> apt-get clean
> No, no, you're not thinking, you're just being logical.
> -Niels Bohr, physicist (1885-1962)
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