etc-update - Configuration file update handler

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 42.2
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package name etc-update
Package version
Package release 8.1
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 38.91 KB
Download size 18.35 KB
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etc-update  is  supposed  to be run after merging a new package to see if there
are updates to the configuration files.  If a new configuration file will
override an old one, etc-update will prompt the user for a decision.
etc-update will check all directories specified on the command line.  If no
paths are given, then the CONFIG_PROTECT variable will be  used.   All  config
files  found  in  CONFIG_PRO‐TECT_MASK will automatically be updated for you by


Package Version Architecture Repository
etc-update - - -


Name Value
/bin/bash -
bash -
config(etc-update) =
rpmlib(CompressedFileNames) <= 3.0.4-1
rpmlib(PayloadFilesHavePrefix) <= 4.0-1
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) <= 4.4.6-1


Name Value
config(etc-update) =
etc-update =


Type URL
Binary Package etc-update-
Source Package etc-update-

Install Howto

Install etc-update rpm package:

# zypper install etc-update



See Also

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