on software updates

Richard Hughes hughsient at gmail.com
Sun Feb 1 12:03:52 UTC 2015


On 31 January 2015 at 21:57, Casey Jao <casey.jao at gmail.com> wrote:
> Are there any plans to let packages specify that they do not require a total
> system reboot to be updated?

Yes, see https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/SandboxedApps -- basically,
you can't do updates of rpm-sourced system-wide app deployments
without a reboot in a safe way.

Richard


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