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From: Robert Buchholz <rbu@g.o>
Subject: Re: Security project meeting summary
Date: Wed, 13 May 2009 00:24:34 +0200
On Wednesday 13 May 2009, Aleksey V Lazar wrote:
> 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?

Which Portage version are you on, specifically? If it is Portage 2.2, 
this might be a bug. If it is Portage 2.1, you are not using a recent 
enough Portage version.


Robert
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