Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Robert Buchholz <rbu@g.o>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Cc: Bill <wviands@×××××××××××××××.edu>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] Security project meeting summary
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2008 02:11:13
Message-Id: 200807290413.41369.rbu@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-security] Security project meeting summary by Bill
On Tuesday 29 July 2008, Bill wrote:
> > Currently (to the best of my understanding) there is no easy way > > (e.g.: an /emerge/ option) to identify and update only the packages > > that have security fixes. > > This doesn't work anymore? > > 1. emerge --sync (emerge-webrsync) > 2. glsa-check -p affected > 3. glsa-check -f affected > 4. env-update > 5. revdep-rebuild
GLSA support has also been integrated into Portage 2.2, so you can do something along the lines of # emerge --update @security Robert

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Re: [gentoo-security] Security project meeting summary Aleksey V Lazar <lazar@××××.edu>