Safe to run emerge -u world

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Safe to run emerge -u world

Post by hvwees » Wed Feb 09, 2005 12:15 am


Is it safe to run emerge -u world on gentoox?

When I do a emerge -puv world now, I see a big list.

Can it harm getnooX?
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Post by nobspangle » Wed Feb 09, 2005 8:31 am

you'll see an even longer list if you do

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emerge -puvD world
but both are safe as long as you take care when running etc-update. Read the faq
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