System Restore

Steve Kratz stevek at
Tue Jun 21 16:02:27 UTC 2005

> Ubuntu (thanks to the apt packaging) already has a good basis 
> for such a facility, especially versioning config files like 
> xorg.conf Would it be possible to put a layer over debconf to 
> provide automatic save/restore. Imagine being able to do a 
> one-click 'system save'  
> before messing around with you X configuration or such.
> Rob

Actually, what I would like to see is a feature in Synaptic that would
roll back the previous install (and dependencies...)

There's many times I decide to play around with something that installs
50 extra dependencies, and it would be nice to just "undo" an install...

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