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Wow, didn't really expect you to read this far down. The latest iteration of the site is in open beta. It's a gentle open beta-- not in prime-time just yet. It's being hosted over at UpGuard (link) and you are more than welcome to give it a shot. Couple things:
Update a Mandriva Linux system with any pending updates.
This command needs to be run with root privilege.
Using the "--force" option answers "yes" to any interactive prompts
thus allowing the updates to be left unattended to completion.
NB if there is an update for glibc and/or a new kernel then the system
would need to be rebooted for these to take effect.
A prerequisite for running "urpmi --auto-update" is to have correctly defined
urpmi media sources (which can be done by visiting http://easyurpmi.zarb.org/).
If there are no new updates the the message "Packages are up to date" is shown.
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