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RE: [SLE] Problem with YOU
  • From: "Greg Wallace" <jgregw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 7 Mar 2005 11:27:06 -0900
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On Monday, March 07, 2005 1:34 AM, Darryl Gregorash wrote --
>>Greg Wallace wrote:

>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Carlos E. R. [mailto:robin1.listas@xxxxxxxxxx]
>>Sent: Sunday, March 06, 2005 10:55 AM
>>To: SLE
>>Subject: RE: [SLE] Problem with YOU
>>
>>On Sunday, March 06 @ 2005 10:55 AM, Carlos E. R. wrote:
>>-The Sunday 2005-03-06 at 01:34 +0100, I wrote:
>>-
>>-> I'd have to look at the ftp server to give you the specific path.
>>->
>>-
>>-I had a look, and I think you have to point it to:-
>>
>>-ftp.suse.com/pub/suse/discontinued/
>>-
>>-And, you probably will not find mirrors (my usual mirror does not have
>>it,
>>-I know).
>>
>>---
>>-Cheers,
>>- Carlos Robinson
>>I tried that site and that exact path (that's the only one I tired), and
>>that didn't work. I had used that server most of the time for my YOU
>>processing. Maybe there's some additional software in place on the
>regular
>>
>


>The actual path you would need to use is
><blahblah>/discontinued/<arch>/updates/<version>/
>>
>> So, and here I'm drifting a bit, but not too much. When is SuSE
>>going
>>to get the equivalent of a Windows ASR backup? I lost my Windows machine
>>at
>>

>Probably when someone who really wants/needs it, and could actually
>write such a thing, gets around to writing it. This is definitely one
>big area where Linux is way behind the competition, though the argument
>probably will be made that, with mass storage media so cheap now, RAID
>is within reach of everyone. I'll buy that argument the day that all
>mass storage devices are hot-pluggable (without having to pay high-end
>server prices to get it).


I tried ftp.suse.com/pub/SuSE/discontinued/i386/update/8.1/patches and a few
other paths in that same area and still couldn't get it to work.

Thanks,
Greg W



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