Auto-upgrade [Was: Deleting parameters.]
davecb at canada.sun.com
Mon Nov 12 06:12:24 GMT 2001
On Mon, 12 Nov 2001, Sean Elble wrote:
> > My point here was that RPM offers the capability to run a script adter
> > the installation; a migration script would be a perfect example for
> > that "post install" script...
"Gerald (Jerry) Carter" wrote:
> Right. And i understood what you were getting at. The problem
> here is that we cannot rely on RPM to solve our problem
> because then the migration path break when you use Solaris
> (which I hear a few people still do :) )
That's ok: Solaris has postinstall scripts, too (;-))
Seriously, though, such a script is trivial in awk
or perl, and can also be applied
- from the comamnnd line
- on swat startup
I'm naturally awkward, so I'll volunteer.
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