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Shows what processes need to be restarted after system upgrade

Terminal - Shows what processes need to be restarted after system upgrade
checkrestart
2010-11-17 22:30:01
User: Octave
2
Shows what processes need to be restarted after system upgrade

This command can be installed in debian by the package debian-goodies. It also outputs the /etc/init.d/ commands that you need to do.

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Terminal - Alternatives
deadlib() { lsof | grep 'DEL.*lib' | cut -f 1 -d ' ' | sort -u; }
2010-11-17 12:53:30
User: Naib
Functions: cut grep sort
6

emerge,apt-get,yum... all update your system. This will at some point replace either a runtime dependency or a process (which is still running).

This oneliner will list what processes need to be restarted

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What others think

Nice but not nearly as portable.

Comment by TheMightyBuzzard 249 weeks and 6 days ago

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