[Tor-BSD] FreeBSD/HardenedBSD - auto updating packages

nusenu nusenu-lists at riseup.net
Sat Feb 3 05:04:00 EST 2018

>> just wanted to let you know that Shawn created a page
>> for FreeBSD/HardenedBSD auto updates (for the packages at least):
>> https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki/TorRelayGuide/BSDUpdates
> From what I can see this will update all packages, not just tor.

Yes that is intended.

> It also
> will not restart Tor, so one will keep running an old version until it's
> manually restarted or a reboot happens.

Thanks for mentioning this very important point.
Shawn, what is the best way to fix this? 
Add a check if tor's version changed and issue a
service restart if it did?

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