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en:howto:updater [2018/03/19 08:24]
kkoci [Using userlists]
en:howto:updater [2018/03/19 08:47]
kkoci
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 ====== Updater ====== ====== Updater ======
  
-The updater is a part of the firmware, which installs and maintains packages. It has a few advantages over the usual package managers, mainly a new system of package management and new settings possibilities. Let us first have a look at the general differences between package managers. ​  ​+The updater is a part of the firmware, which installs and maintains packages. It has a few advantages over the usual package managers, mainly a new system of package management and new settings possibilities. Let us first have a look at the general differences between package managers. 
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 +<WRAP tip> 
 +Also check [[en:​howto:​delayed_updates|Delayed Updates]]. 
 +</​WRAP>​
  
 <WRAP info> <WRAP info>
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 This has a couple of important consequences. First of all, the software that has been installed without the "​awareness"​ of the updater will be removed during the next update. Second of all, every piece of installed software has to have a source (repository). ​ This has a couple of important consequences. First of all, the software that has been installed without the "​awareness"​ of the updater will be removed during the next update. Second of all, every piece of installed software has to have a source (repository). ​
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 ===== Manually editing the configuration ===== ===== Manually editing the configuration =====