Technological advantages over Linux

Victor Sudakov vas at
Sat Jul 25 06:03:24 UTC 2020

Valeri Galtsev wrote:
> On 7/24/20 4:24 AM, Peter Boosten via freebsd-questions wrote:
> > I love FreeBSD a lot, but the pkg system could be more intelligent, for instance I have a gitlab server: in linux, the binaries are updated and all necessary scripts are run to update the database as well.
> > 
> > pkg stops after the binary upgrade and presents a webpage with all sort of manual stuff. This notice is lost if you upgrade a lot of packages
> > 
> I do love when things are done on their own without me doing them, like
> things you complain FreeBSD pkg doesn't. But one has to come to realize that
> for that getting done without you all the way there is [only one I know]
> solution: just hire good sysadmin ;-)

I know another solution, and it's free: migrate to Debian :-) I share
this solution with you for free, now you know two.

Seriously though, the Debian team is even overdoing things in their
effort to make everything super-convenient and effortless. Just look at
their PostgreSQL server management framework (they took the trouble to
write all that stuff, and even integrate Patroni into it!).

Victor Sudakov,  VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN
2:5005/49 at fidonet
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