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Re: [SLE] YOU/Manual - what do the various text colors mean (red, blue, black), why are some boxes checked and some not, and what does YOU expect me to do next?
  • From: Johnny Ernst Nielsen <johnny.ernst.nielsen@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 22 Nov 2002 09:34:19 +0100
  • Message-id: <200211220934.19624.johnny.ernst.nielsen@xxxxxxxxxx>
Good day Togan,

> >> yes, it is lacking very much, I can't even point the updater to
> >> a cd, so I have to waste time re-downloading all the updates for
> >> each box instead of d/l'ing once and burning to cd like i used
> >> to (a step BACK from yast1 !!).
> >
> >This is possible.
> >
> >On the system where you downloaded with YOU, copy the
> >/var/lib/YaST2/you/i386 directory and the cookies file to your CD.
>
> Actually the whole process is explained
> http://susefaq.sf.net/articles/you.html
>
> >Then on the computers where you want to use the updates from the
> > CD, mount the CD, start YaST2's Patch CD Update, select
> > 'directory' as
>
> No need to mount the CD as YOU does this by itself and it would
> automaticall select the cd with the correct directory on it no need
> to do manual adjustments. Just make surte you are following the
> procedure for creating the CD as outlined in the article work for
> all SuSE versions which use YOU

Great Togan :o)
I will try this out on my 8.1 one of the coming days.

I am excited to see the differences between 8.0 and 8.1 - if any - on
this matter.

Best regards :o)

Johnny :o)

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