Librenix  
(Show all Ubuntu articles . . .
)  
Headlines | Linux | Apps | Coding | BSD | Admin | News
Information for Linux System Administration 

Tutorial: Recover from failed apt-get with btrfs, apt-btrfs-snapshot on Ubuntu 12.10

Up
vote
Down

This tutorial explains how you can revert failed apt operations (like apt-get upgrade) and roll back to the previous system state with apt-btrfs-snapshot on an Ubuntu 12.10 system that uses the btrfs file system. apt-btrfs-snapshot creates a snapshot of the system before the apt operation. Being able to easily restore the previous system state after a failed apt operation takes away much of the pain system administrators have to deal with normally and is one of the greatest features of the btrfs file system.
 read more | mail this link | score:8308 | -falko, November 27, 2012
More Sysadmin articles...

Buy Digital Art Online

admin headlines

10 basic examples of Linux ps command

Block Facebook Web Trackers at the Firewall

Tutorial: Autologin, no password login and user controls in KDE

Tutorial: Build an Ubuntu 11.10 server

Tutorial: Install Lighttpd, PHP5, MySQL (OpenSUSE 11.4)

Hard disks vs. solid state drives

 

Firefox sidebar

Site map

Site info

News feed

Features

Login
(to post)

Search

 
Articles are owned by their authors.   © 2000-2012 Ray Yeargin