On Thursday, 12 January 2017 06:15:55 GMT Dale wrote:
> Neil Bothwick wrote:
> > On Thu, 12 Jan 2017 05:35:09 -0600, Dale wrote:
> >> When I do a upgrade and need to know what processes or services need
> >> be restarted, I use this command that someone posted about on here a
> >> long time ago.
> >> root@fireball / # equery b checkrestart
> >> * Searching for checkrestart ...
> >> app-admin/checkrestart-0.47-r3 (/usr/sbin/checkrestart)
> > There's also needrestart that is a little more intelligent, can
> > optionally restart services for you and also works with systemd as well
> > as old school init systems.
> I wasn't aware of that one. I read, in the script I think, that
> checkrestart isn't smart and needs a human eye. I'll try needrestart
> and see if it works better.
> This may help the OP, Michael, me and others reading this and unaware.
>From me too.