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Re: How do I update all my installed packages from source?

Andrew Cagney <> writes:

> It seems the magic (emphasis on the word magic) command is something like:
>   pkg_rolling-replace -u
> - can that be documented?

did you not read down to

It has a man page.

> - can 'make replace' at the top level invoke it?

No.   make replace is a unit operating that replaces  one package.
pkg_rr is a script that invokes make replace on all packages needing it,
in the right order.

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