Subject: Re: gcc 3.3 worth enabling?
To: George Michaelson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Brett Lymn <email@example.com>
Date: 08/05/2003 10:14:18
On Tue, Aug 05, 2003 at 10:00:10AM +1000, George Michaelson wrote:
> Do I just boot single user and do tar pipes into the live system?
Single user probably would be safest... but I normally do:
cd /usr/build && tar cf - | (cd / && tar -x -B -p -f - --unlink)
in multi-user. The --unlink is important otherwise running binaries
will not be overwritten which can lead to... lossage. Oh and then I
run /etc/postinstall to fix up /etc.