AutoUpdate

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AutoUpdate

http://freecode.com/projects/autoupdate
Automatically downloads and upgrades RPMs from different FTP sites

AutoUpdate is a simple Perl script which performs a task similar to Red Hat's up2date or autorpm. It can be used to automatically download and upgrade RPMs from different FTP sites. Moreover, it can also be used to keep a server with a customized (Red Hat) distribution plus all clients up to date. The program should work with any rpm based distribution. It's designed to run from a cron job and keep output to a minimum. It will try to resolve dependencies and pick the right architecture.


Download

Download version 5.5-2 (stable)
released on 30 October 2007

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey4 May 2001



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Gerald Teschl Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
GeneralDownloadhttp://www.mat.univie.ac.at/~gerald/ftp/autoupdate/
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:Gerald.Teschl@univie.ac.at


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useNet_FTP module
Required to useRPM
Required to useperl

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 22 December 2016.



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