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Re: The dangers of automatic updates

Posted by: Anonymous [ip:] on September 22, 2007 02:07 AM
How do you know the updates solved a problem? Because someone said they did? And is it a serious problem? I don't know the ins and outs of my system a well as the people who created it, but I also know that when you throw thousands of packages together and change a few just a bit there could be problems. You're lucky you haven't had any problems, but that doesn't mean no one else has. Don't be a lemming.


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