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by Usjes
30 Mar 2014, 18:57
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Keeping Porteus up to date
Replies: 3
Views: 774

Re: Keeping Porteus up to date

Hi fanthom, Thanks for the info. I guess I can put together a shell script to automatically ping the ChangeLog, parse it and download and update the relevant packages. I am curious though about the absence of an automatic updater. If you dont update your packages as the security patches are released...
by Usjes
29 Mar 2014, 23:11
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Keeping Porteus up to date
Replies: 3
Views: 774

Keeping Porteus up to date

Hi, I am looking for a Linux Live distribution to run from a 4Gb USB stick and I would like to know if Porteus would be suitable. Specifically, I am interested in how it implements 'persistence': 1. When I make updates to my configuration will these be updated on the USB drive so that I wont have to...