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Re: Task Server for Software Updates?



On 11/14/06 8:30 AM, "Rune Lynge" <email@hidden> wrote:

>> I agee. Why ARD doesn¹t let you use a task server to send a UNIX command
>> is beyond me. If it were possible, then "softupdate ­i ­a" would do what
>> you want
pretty automagically.

> What about letting the task server install a "fake/empty" package and
have
> the command run as a part of a preflight or postflight script.
Not elegant,
> but (perhaps) usable?

That's genius. I'd only have to do the inelegant part -- creating a dummy
package to install an empty file in /tmp, with the update command contained
in a postflight script -- once. Thanks for the idea!

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Peter M. Bukowinski
IT - Sr. Support Analyst
Janelia Farm Research Campus
Howard Hughes Medical Institute

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