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Re: And now for something completely different... etch!

On Tue, Jun 07, 2005 at 03:58:52PM +0200, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> [Andrew Suffield]
> > It's supported just fine if you take backups at the appropriate
> > moment. I can't think of any useful way in which it could be more
> > supported than that.
> You should be careful when using your imagination as the guideline for
> what is useful or not.  It might not be a very accurate source of
> information.
> RPM got rollback support, and it is very useful.  I recommend reading
> some of the articles describing its support.  For example
> <URL:http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/7034> can be used to learn
> more about this feature.
> I wished dpkg supported a similar feature.

Somebody else already explained why it's impractical for both dpkg and
rpm, so I'll just note that you're changing the subject.

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