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Re: slink -> potato

John Lapeyre <lapeyre@physics.arizona.edu> wrote:

>    Something I have noticed several times. If you are doing a remote upgrade
> (probably a crazy idea), the telnet daemon (maybe inetd or something) becomes
> unavailble for quite some time. Maybe it is between the time that netbase is 
> unpacked and when it is configured.   There are usually problems with a broken
> package or two so that apt-get upgrade does not work on the first try. If I lose
> my telnet connection, I can't telnet again to fix things.

That's the way it is supposed to be.  However, it does not kill any existing
telnet connections.  The same thing applies to other daemons being upgraded,
including ssh.
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