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Have to download a new image every time there's an update?

Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2015 3:29 pm
by jasjeev4
I just got a notice that there's a new image for DietPi. However, when I run dietpi-update I get the notice in the screenshot attached.
I'm curious to know if I'll have to download a new image each time there's an update to DietPi.

Apologies if this is a silly question as I'm pretty new to DietPi.

Re: Have to download a new image every time there's an updat

Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2015 5:36 pm
by Fourdee
jasjeev4 wrote:I just got a notice that there's a new image for DietPi. However, when I run dietpi-update I get the notice in the screenshot attached.
I'm curious to know if I'll have to download a new image each time there's an update to DietPi.

Apologies if this is a silly question as I'm pretty new to DietPi.
Hi Jasjeev4,

Not a silly question, completely understand your query.

Unfortunately, sometimes there are too many core changes to DietPi, and, they cant be updated as a online patch. Hence this will require a new image.
The old version will still function and you are not required to update unless you wish to.