On Sun, Sep 18, 2005 at 11:50:28PM +0200, Kjetil Kjernsmo wrote: > On søndag 18 september 2005, 23:34, Hans Ekbrand wrote: > > I have changed /etc/kde3/kdm/kdmrc, but so what? Why does dpkg fail > > here? > > There are certain limitations to doing things automatically, and in this > case, it detects certain changes that it needs your input on. It is a > config files that's changed. I believe it is possible to tweak > something to make it do more things automatically, though. The default action is to keep my changes, and that is what I want. > You must > expect issues like these, it is a feature... :-) Not getting security updates automatically installed a feature? Not in my world! > Note that there is a package cron-apt, that you may want to install > instead. It can be configured to do automatic upgrades. cron-apt is just a wrapper around apt-get, I used it for a year or so. AFAIK cron-apt cannot make apt-get (or dkpg) smarter, it just automates the apt-get update, apt-get -y dist-upgrade thing much like the lines in my crontab. -- Hans Ekbrand (http://sociologi.cjb.net) <email@example.com> A. Because it breaks the logical sequence of discussion Q. Why is top posting bad?
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