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From: symack <symack@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user <gentoo-user@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-user] Updating Gentoo
Date: Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:50:03
Message-Id: CAGWRaZbzTeGS57ucbizWVs5OM_GOQo8Su=t1FpzaMVjMW=fQBg@mail.gmail.com
1 Hello Everyone,
2
3 Last time I did this we experience 3 hour downtime, and it was not fun. I
4 was blue in the face:
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6 [1] N 2010-08-01 (2010-08-01-as-needed-default - removed?)
7 [2] N 2012-03-16 (2012-03-16-udev-181-unmasking - removed?)
8 [3] N 2012-05-21 Portage config-protect-if-modified default
9 [4] N 2012-09-09 (2012-09-09-make.conf-and-make.profile-move -
10 removed?)
11 [5] N 2012-11-06 PYTHON_TARGETS deployment
12 [6] 2013-03-29 Upgrading udev to version >=200
13 [7] 2013-06-07 Portage preserve-libs default
14 [8] N 2013-06-30 Printer browsing in net-print/cups-1.6
15 [9] N 2013-08-23 Language of messages in emerge logs and output
16 [10] N 2013-09-27 Separate /usr on Linux requires initramfs
17 [11] N 2013-10-14 GRUB2 migration
18 [12] N 2013-11-07 python-exec package move
19 [13] N 2014-02-25 Upgrade to >=sys-fs/udev-210
20 [14] N 2014-03-02 Profile EAPI 5 requirement
21 [15] N 2014-03-16 Ruby 1.8 removal; Ruby 1.9/2.0 default
22 [16] N 2014-11-07 Upgrade to udev >= 217 or eudev >= 2.1
23 [17] N 2015-01-28 CPU_FLAGS_X86 introduction
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26 Grub2: Will this bring us down for days? Is it a hard transition
27 Udev: Oh what a spider web you weave..... We are using udev 204 right now.
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29 Please gents, is there a safe and easy way of doing this? I need to update
30 the system but want to limit downtime as much as possible. Please help.
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33 N.

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Re: [gentoo-user] Updating Gentoo Mike Gilbert <floppym@g.o>
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