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Re: Package automation in /etc/daily
On Sun, Jan 17, 2010 at 04:00:48PM +0000, Julio Merino wrote:
> check_packages Checks the digital signature of all files
> installed by packages against the expected
> values stored in the packages database.
Doesn't have practical value to prevent "attacks" -- MD5 is simply too
> fetch_pkg_vulnerabilities Refreshes the local database of package vul-
Must be done by default, should be done with -u.
> pkg_dbdir Location of the packages database. If unset, defaults to the
> value of the PKG_DBDIR environment variable (typically set
> from /etc/profile) or to /var/db/pkg.
I don't think support for non-default locations should be included...
E.g. use whatever pkg_admin is configured for.
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