Re: replacement for apt-listchanges?
On 2007-08-06 12:08:50 -0400, Kamaraju S Kusumanchi wrote:
> To the OP, sadly there is no alternative for apt-listchanges other than
> manually going to http://packages.debian.org/changelog:packagename and
> checking out the changelogs manually.
Yes, and this isn't easy when one has upgraded several dozen of
packages at the same time. :(
If a similar problem occurs in the future, a workaround could be
a script that parses /var/log/dpkg.log and feed apt-listchanges
with the package names (once the problem is fixed).
Note: however, this may be too late, e.g. things may already be
broken by the upgrade, without the possibility to revert.
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