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Re: [opensuse-factory] Re: [opensuse-announce] WARNING about FACTORY ftp installations
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2006 09:14:43 +0100
  • Message-id: <holkw5xh58.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
"Ulrich Windl" <ulrich.windl@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> On 21 Feb 2006 at 0:38, Christoph Thiel wrote:
>
> [...]
>> The way I see it, this won't get fixed with Beta4, as the inst-sys that
>> you would be using to start off an installation would still have the
>> broken libzypp. So, let's either wait until a fixed libzypp hits factory
>> and use a new/updated boot.iso then, or use the current Factory tree with
>> y2pmsh (update only).
>
> Hi,
>
> a question: Will it be as easy as it used to be to provide installation shares or
> servers (NFS, SMB, HTTP, FTP) with the new mechanism? Or was the new mechanism

Any installation server that works with 10.0 will work with 10.1 as
well - and we add some more to to it (see
http://en.opensuse.org/Libzypp), so especially NFS, SMB, HTTP, FTP
will work as usual.

> added to sell more of Novell infrastructure (plus maybe patented technology)?

Now our installer works with the Novell ZMD Servers *in addition*,

Andreas
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