Is a restart REALLY required after an upgrade?

Cybe R. Wizard cybe_r_wizard at
Tue Apr 11 17:38:08 UTC 2006

On Wed, 12 Apr 2006 01:36:37 +0900
"Craig Hagerman" <craighagerman at> wrote:

> As I mentioned I have also been running a debian amd64 unstable
> machine for 3 years now and have been though hundreds of
> dist-upgrades. It is on 24/7 and I rarely reboot, and NEVER because of
> any new upgrade (other than kernel).
> Craig
In your parenthetical condition I believe you have answered your own
question.  The recent kernel upgrade requires a reboot.

Cybe R. Wizard
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