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Re: [SLE] 7.2 -> 8 update problem
  • From: scsijon <scsijon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2002 09:55:26 +1000
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I wonder if the problem is with yast2's changes!

Has anyone tried updating their yast2 ONLY (manually) from 8's cd's and then trying?

my 2 bits

At 02:01 PM 4/22/02 +0000, Phil Shrimpton wrote:
On Friday 19 April 2002 13:49, Phil Shrimpton wrote:


> Trying to update a 7.2 box to 8, and I am failing at first base.
> If I select system update in Yast2, although it identifies that the souce
> medium is SuSE8, it finds no packages to update aftering doing the package
> 'search'.

Having tried this on another 7.3 machine with the same results, I took
advantage of the 'free phone support', for the first time (excellent service
BTW), and it seams that this is a known issue, but there isn't a solution yet.

So is this happenning to everyone, or is everyone doing clean installs?

Linux 2.4.4-4GB
1:58pm up 3 days, 56 min, 1 user, load average: 0.56, 0.51, 0.70

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