Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Brad Plant <bplant@×××××××××××.au>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] Kernels and GLSAs
Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2005 02:32:20
Message-Id: 1127355977.6672.120.camel@puddle-jumper.
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-security] Kernels and GLSAs by Jason Stubbs
> > Ok, I just checked the security handbook and it only mentions > > glsa-check. Ok, its probably my bad... but shouldnt emerge world > > merge security updates too? > > "world" is only the contents of /var/lib/portage/world and their (deep > if using --deep) dependencies. Integration of glsa-check in the form of > "emerge --security" or some such is planned. An "all" target is also > planned.
Running "emerge -pv depclean" should show any packages not covered by "world" right? The "all" target sounds like a great idea :) Cheers, Brad -- gentoo-security@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-security] Kernels and GLSAs Jason Stubbs <jstubbs@××××××××××.jp>