[lug] apt-get dist-upgrade errors

D. Stimits stimits at comcast.net
Tue Jan 9 20:27:55 MST 2007


>This is one place where yum really wins.  It will detect that a mirror is
>hung and switch.  If you aren't happy with that, hit Control-C once and it
>will kill the current copy and switch to another source.

With yum on fc4 and 5 I've found that it only indicates that it 
succeeded, but if I go back after it is done and do a yum check-update, 
it needs that package again...perhaps a bug. I always end up having to 
run the yum update again if I have to hit control-c.

D. Stimits, stimits AT comcast DOT net

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