needrestart checks which daemons need to be restarted after library upgrades. It is inspired by checkrestart from the debian-goodies package. It does not rely on lsof as checkrestart does.
Supported package manager backends (for init script retrieval):
Changes in 0.5
- Ignore mapped files in /tmp.
- Handle LSB tags case insensitivly. (Debian Bug#731165 by Christian Ionescu-Idbohrn <email@example.com>)
- Prevent config file in dpkg.cfg.d to break dpkg after removing needrestart. (Debian Bug#732461 by Andreas Beckmann <firstname.lastname@example.org>)