Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 433776
Add possibility to rollback configuration files
Last modified: 2008-03-10 11:47:05 EDT
On Thu, 2008-02-14 at 08:58 -0500, Simo Sorce wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-02-14 at 09:21 +0100, Tomas Mraz wrote:
> > On Wed, 2008-02-13 at 11:50 -0500, Simo Sorce wrote:
> > > Do you have any good idea on how to reasonably "snapshot" the system
> > > configuration so that I can get back to the original configuration after
> > > I have modified the system calling authconfig ?
> > I see only one possibility - backup all the files which are modified by
> > authconfig so they can be used to restore the original configuration.
> > Unfortunately authconfig doesn't create the backups itself.
> Including the pam stack and nsswitch ?
> I think having a rollback mode in authconfig would be very useful.
authconfig --savebackup <name> and authconfig --restorebackup <name> is implemented.