[CentOS] warning for nis users and 5.3 upgrade

Joseph L. Casale JCasale at activenetwerx.com
Fri Apr 3 21:40:15 UTC 2009

>Folks, be sure to do an updatedb and then locate rpmsave and rpmnew
>after upgrading the system. Then you can make sure your local changes
>get propagated into the updated system.
If the case is a file gets overwritten, and not a case of a file gets
copied to a new one called *.rpm{save|new} during an upgrade, what
exactly does the above do?

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