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Re: crash(8) version incompatibility after update

-u usually works just fine. Problems do occur occassionally, especially if source file gets replaced by a directory, or vice-versa.

I just use -u all the time, and if something goes wrong then I manually clean up and retry.

On Thu, 1 Nov 2012, Ignatios Souvatzis wrote:

On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 04:34:04PM +0100, Edgar Fuß wrote:

As I seem to have had a similar problem with /etc/motd: how well is -u
supported accross version bumps?

with -u? all sorts of problems can creep in, if the structure of some
program changes. ... When in doubt, rm -rf the objdir first.

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