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re:Idea for automatic update of modules...

>What if Debian had a utility that you could run that would
>connect to one of the machines at debian.org or wherever and check 
>the version numbers of all of the packages installed on the user's
>system. For example:

Grab 'dftp' available in the distribution under contrib/tools/dftp-1.1.csh.
Just rename it to "dftp".  It keeps an installation up to date with an FTP

Do "dftp (no parameters)" for usage or "dftp -help" for lots of info.  A
perl version is in the works.

>Hell, you could even have the utility optionally 
>run dpkg on the packages after it downloads them.


                                 ( bcwhite@bnr.ca )

    In theory, theory and practice are the same.  In practice, they're not.

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