Quick Patch is a utility that eases the security patch updating of FreeBSD. It has the ability to do a range of different update tasks. Its features include easy setup and use of CVSUP, the ability to verify (using PGP) any and all advisories, extract the necessary patch commands from official FreeBSD security advisories, email a full report of exact hours since the advisories was released/corrected, the topic of the security advisory its PGP verification status, and the commands needed for easy updating. Also, it can optionally apply them with no attendance.
|Operating Systems||POSIX BSD FreeBSD|
Release Notes: This release adds a cvsup mode.