RE: Upgrade advantage in Debian vrs. RedHat
I don't remember in redhat, but Mandrake (based on Redhat) has a nice
'Mandrake update' in X.
That's the best updater I've ever tried (I know! apt-get is great too!:c)).
In the console, you have an updater bot (contrib) that do all the security
update automaticly. It's not officially in mandrake, but will be since
version 8 (http://www.cyest.org/drakupdatetxt/).
I guess Redhat will have something like that too (besides the Redhat
Network) since 'Mandrake update' is based on rpm's too.
PS: Please do not start a distribution war, that's silly since we all here
like debian (and in my case I like Mandrake too :c) )
> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van: Alan Shutko [mailto:email@example.com]Namens Alan Shutko
> Verzonden: donderdag 29 maart 2001 19:27
> Aan: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Onderwerp: Re: Upgrade advantage in Debian vrs. RedHat
> "Keith G. Murphy" <email@example.com> writes:
> > I would be really surprised if RedHat does all that.
> If you use up2date, it will, but that's now a pay-only service.