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Re: [alpine-user] upgrading to edge

From: Fungi4All <fungilife_at_protonmail.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:21:05 +0000

> ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐ Original Message ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐
> On Tuesday, September 18, 2018 3:08 AM, Wayne waynedpj_at_ingiro.xyz wrote:
>
> > ahoy all,
> > successfully installed Alpine 3.8 on an x86-64 machine and then
> > tried to upgrade to the rolling 'edge' release using these instructions:
> > https://wiki.alpinelinux.org/wiki/Include:Upgrading_to_Edge
> > the instructions finish with saying that upon updating to edge the
> > > command 'cat /etc/alpine-release' should show a 'build date attached
> > to the release'. however after following all instructions and
> > rebooting 'cat /etc/alpine-release' still gives me '3.8.0'.
> > is the wiki incorrect or does this indicate that i have not been
> > upgraded to edge? i would be happy to update the wiki in whatever case.
> > thanks, w
>
> > Yeah, its a bug that has been reported by me and a bunch of other people. Still awaiting a fix..... . ;-(

 I started with 3.7 and now that you mentioned it I checked

 cat /etc/alpine-release
 3.8.1




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Received on Tue Sep 18 2018 - 11:21:05 UTC