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Package: needrestart (2.11-3+deb9u1)

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check which daemons need to be restarted after library upgrades

needrestart checks which daemons need to be restarted after library upgrades. It is inspired by checkrestart from the debian-goodies package.


 - supports (but does not require) systemd
 - binary blacklisting (i.e. display managers)
 - tries to detect required restarts of interpreter based daemons
   (supports Java, Perl, Python, Ruby)
 - tries to detect required resarts of  containers (docker, LXC)
 - tries to detect pending kernel upgrades
 - could be used as nagios check_command
 - fully integrated into apt/dpkg using hooks

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