How to tell if package upgrades will require rebooting?

Adam Funk a24061 at
Wed Apr 8 19:26:34 UTC 2009

On 2009-04-08, Mihamina Rakotomandimby (R12y) wrote:

> Aart Koelewijn wrote:
>> Apart from the kernel almost everything else can be 
>> stopped and restarted without a reboot. There maybe some exceptions, but 
>> I don't know them.
> glibc and all wide shared libaries.

The last one to get me by surprise was libssl a few days ago.

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