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Re: [suse-amd64] SUSE 9.2 FTP distribution and ISOs
  • From: "M. Ranjit Mathews" <ranjit_mathews@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2005 00:08:21 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <20050128000816.235.qmail@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

--- Miroslav Ruda <ruda@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Andreas Jaeger wrote:
> > I'm not sure whether you have read the following,
> so I want to
> > announce it now:
> >
>
http://www.novell.com/products/linuxprofessional/downloads/suse_linux/index.html
> >
> > We have released our FTP installation for both
> x86-64 (AMD64, EM64T)
> > and x86 - and also an 3.5 GB installable ISO image
> that supports both
> > x86-64 and x86.
>
> Is it possible to upgrade from 9.1 to 9.2 without
> downloading CD? Just change
> installation source in yast2 and do online update?
>
> Or even better, any experiences with apt for suse
> http://linux01.gwdg.de/apt4rpm/? Is apt supported by
> suse or is it only gwdg.de
> initiative? Any experience with update using apt?
>
> Why apt? Imagine cluster with hundred of nodes and
> need for security update on
> all nodes. With apt I can do apt-get update &&
> apt-get upgrade (or just apt-get
> install one_package). How can I do this with yast,
> without need of interactive
> work (clicking in menus)?
>
> Mirek Ruda

... with XML input to Yast. If you can't generate the
required XML with AutoYast, try using AutoYast to
generate XML to do something else and then try
modifying what it has generated.


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