On Thu, 16 Aug 2001 16:05, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> > I know more about what is going on and how things work and my customers
> > do not complain they do not have the newest PostregSQL etc. :-)
> Better to backport required packages to a known stable platform. sid can
> kick the crap out of your machine quite easily. Remember the recent PAM
> breakages? Imagine administering that remotely... You couldn't.
This is managable. You just have to keep one root shell open while trying a
second login, if you can't login again in another session then you still have
the first session open to fix things. Also have busybox-static (or something
similar) installed to fix problems with shared libraries.
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