Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Aleksey V Lazar <lazar@××××.edu>
To: "gentoo-security@l.g.o" <gentoo-security@l.g.o>
Cc: Bill <wviands@×××××××××××××××.edu>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] Security project meeting summary
Date: Tue, 12 May 2009 22:18:10
Message-Id: 4A09F59F.4070101@mnsu.edu
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-security] Security project meeting summary by Robert Buchholz
Robert Buchholz wrote:
> 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 >
This no longer seems to work for me. Is there a new way to accomplish the task?
> > Robert >
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Re: [gentoo-security] Security project meeting summary Robert Buchholz <rbu@g.o>