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The D in Systemd stands for 'Dammmmit!' A nasty DHCPv6 packet can pwn a vulnerable Linux box

onefang
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Re: Meh

"Providing you've got /home and as many of /opt, /usr/local and /srv that you use on their own partitions why not go for a clean reinstall?"

Not so much on their own partition, but backed up elsewhere is what I did, on my desktop and remote server. I wrote a script that started with -

debootstrap --arch amd64 --variant=minbase ascii /devuan http://deb.devuan.org/merged

Note the minbase, which when combined with 'APT::Install-Recommends "0"; ' makes for a very clean install.

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