Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Peter Humphrey <prh@××××××××××.uk>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] 2005.1-r1 media refresh
Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2005 23:17:04
Message-Id: 43825524.3000309@gotadsl.co.uk
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] 2005.1-r1 media refresh by Brett Johnson
Brett Johnson wrote:

> If you run emerge --sync and emerge -(p)vuD world on a regular basis, > there is no need to get the media refresh. (Note, the (p) is to pretend, > it's a good practice to check and see what is going to be up/down graded > before actually performing any update)
Even better than -p is -a, which waits for a go-ahead from you. That way you waste fewer CPU cycles. -- Rgds Peter Humphrey Linux Counter 5290, Aug 93. -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list